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Luzula colensoi

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Botanical Description

Densely cushion-forming, about 2.5cm high by 5-10cm wide. Leaves dark green, fairly rigid and almost hairless. Cymes compact, small and sessile, the 2mm long tepals having a light brown centre and broad, white membranous margins, spring to summer. New Zealand in moist to wet habitats at alpine levels.