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  • Lomandra longifolia

    Lomandra longifolia (lo-MAND-ra)

    Common Names:Long-leaved/spiny headed/long/spring head matrush, dilli, dilla, river reed

    Latin Derivation of the name:

    Lomandra: from Greek “loma” fringe or border and Greek “andreios”, of or for a man, manly or masculine, referring to the margin of the anthers; longifolia: from Latin “longus” long or extended and “folium” a leaf, referring to the plant’s long leaves.