One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1The common clubrush, Schoenoplectus lacustris (now rare).
2Australian any of various plants with rushlike leaves of the genus Lomandra (family Xanthorrhoeaceae).
Late 16th century; earliest use found in Henry Lyte (1529–1607), botanist and antiquary.
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