Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon Common Name: Annual Greenhead Sedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus hortensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Kyllinga pumila
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus tenuifolius 030-01-002
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Kyllinga pumila
SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Cyperus tenuifolius

Spikes 1-3, greenish, cylindric to subglobose, sessile, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Cyperus flavescens, Yellow Flatsedge
Common Name: Yellow Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus flavescens
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus flavescens
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus flavescens 030-01-004
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus flavescens

camera icon Common Name: Granite Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus granitophilus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus granitophilus
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus aristatus 030-01-011
LESS THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus inflexus

Spikes congested, subglobose. Bracts 2-5, 1-8cm long, 1-2mm wide, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Cyperus squarrosus, Awned Flatsedge
Common Name: Awned Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus squarrosus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus squarrosus
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus aristatus 030-01-011?
SYNONYMOUS WITH Aquatic & Wetland Plants of Southeastern US (Godfrey & Wooten, 1979 & 1981) Cyperus aristatus
LESS THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus inflexus

camera icon Common Name: Fragrant Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus odoratus var. odoratus
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Cyperus odoratus
GREATER THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus odoratus 030-01-013
GREATER THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968) Cyperus ferruginescens

Bracts numerous, 3-7mm wide. Spikes numerous, congested, loosely cylindric, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Cyperus odoratus var. engelmannii, Slender Sand Flatsedge
Common Name: Slender Sand Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus odoratus var. engelmannii
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Cyperus odoratus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus engelmannii 030-01-013?
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus engelmannii

camera icon Common Name: jointed flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus articulatus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus articulatus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus articulatus 030-01-015
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus articulatus

Spikes usually numerous, congested, appearing as irregular clusters, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Redroot Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cyperus erythrorhizos
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus erythrorhizos
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus erythrorhizos 030-01-016
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus erythrorhizos
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus halei

Spikes numerous, congested, cylindrical. Central sessile, lateral rays unequal, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Cyperus rotundus, Purple Nutsedge, Nutgrass, Cocograss
speaker icon Common Name: Purple Nutsedge, Nutgrass, Cocograss
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cyperus rotundus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus rotundus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus rotundus 030-01-018


camera icon Common Name: Yellow Nutsedge, Yellow Nutgrass, Wild Chufa, Earth-almond
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cyperus esculentus +
PLANTS National Database: Cyperus esculentus +
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus esculentus 030-01-019


Spikes usually numerous, loose or congested, broadly cylindric to subglobose, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: Rice-field Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus iria
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus iria
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus iria 030-01-020
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus iria

Spikes numerous in irregularly ascending, umbellate clusters, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: Poorland Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus compressus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus compressus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus compressus 030-01-022
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus compressus

Spikelets digitate or subdigitate, broadly linear to slightly tetragonal, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: green flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus virens
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Cyperus virens
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus virens 030-01-028
LESS THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus virens

Spikes numerous in congested umbellate clusters. Spikelets digitate, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: False Nutsedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cyperus strigosus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus strigosus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus strigosus 030-01-029


Spikelets pinnate, linear, usually many-flowered, 5-25mm long, 1.5mm broad, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Cyperus lancastriensis, Many-flowered Flatsedge
Common Name: Many-flowered Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus lancastriensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus lancastriensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus lancastriensis 030-01-031
SYNONYMOUS WITH Cyperus lancastriensis

range map need picture of flower of Cyperus plukenetii, Starburst Flatsedge, Plukenet’s Flatsedge, Plukenet’s Sedge
camera icon Common Name: Starburst Flatsedge, Plukenet’s Flatsedge, Plukenet’s Sedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus plukenetii
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus plukenetii
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus plukenetii 030-01-034
SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus retrofractus
SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Cyperus retrofractus var. retrofractus

camera icon Common Name: Pineland Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus retrorsus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus retrorsus var. retrorsus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus retrorsus var. retrorsus 030-01-036a
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus retrorsus
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus torreyi

Spikes cylindric or subcylindric, less than 1cm broad, less than 3x as long, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Globe Sedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cyperus croceus
GREATER THAN PLANTS National Database: Cyperus croceus
GREATER THAN (MISAPPLIED) (?) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus globulosus 030-01-039
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus globosus
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus multiflorus

Spikes subglobose, dense, 5-20mm broad, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: Southeastern Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus filiculmis
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Cyperus lupulinus ssp. lupulinus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus filiculmis 030-01-040


Spikes subglobose, 5-30mm broad, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Cyperus difformis, Variable Flatsedge, Smallflower Umbrella Sedge
Common Name: Variable Flatsedge, Smallflower Umbrella Sedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus difformis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus difformis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Cyperus difformis

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Deep-rooted Sedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cyperus entrerianus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus entrerianus


5-11 rays to 13cm long, each terminated by a dense ~ capitate spike, per Cyperus entrerianus: A Little Known Aggressive Sedge in the Southeastern United States (Carter & Bryson, 1996).


range map need picture of flower of Cyperus involucratus, Umbrella Plant
Common Name: Umbrella Plant
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus involucratus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus involucratus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Cyperus involucratus

range map need picture of flower of Cyperus metzii, Crested Greenhead Sedge
Common Name: Crested Greenhead Sedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus metzii
(?) SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Kyllinga squamulata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Kyllinga squamulata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Guide to the Vascular Plants of Florida (Wunderlin & Hansen, 2011) Kyllinga squamulata

camera icon Common Name: Three-way Sedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Dulichium arundinaceum var. arundinaceum
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Dulichium arundinaceum
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Dulichium arundinaceum 030-02-001
LESS THAN Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999) Dulichium arundinaceum

Numerous flowers grow in twice-branched clusters from upper leaf axils, per Wildflowers of the Sandhills Region.


camera icon Common Name: Horsetail Spikerush
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Eleocharis equisetoides
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Eleocharis equisetoides
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Eleocharis equisetoides 030-03-001


Spikes many-flowered, not wider than stem; stem knotted or jointed, per Field Guide to the Grasses, Sedges & Rushes of the US.


range map need picture of flower of Eleocharis quadrangulata, squarestem spikerush
Common Name: squarestem spikerush
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Eleocharis quadrangulata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Eleocharis quadrangulata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Eleocharis quadrangulata 030-03-003


range map need picture of flower of Eleocharis obtusa, Blunt Spikerush
Common Name: Blunt Spikerush
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Eleocharis obtusa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Eleocharis obtusa
(?) LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Eleocharis obtusa 030-03-005
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Eleocharis obtusa
LESS THAN Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991) Eleocharis ovata

camera icon Common Name: Canada spikesedge, Bent spikerush
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Eleocharis geniculata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Eleocharis geniculata
GREATER THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Eleocharis caribaea 030-03-008
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Eleocharis caribaea

Spike abruptly expanded from the culm, > 2x thick as culm immediately below, per Weakley's Flora.


range map need picture of flower of Eleocharis montevidensis, Sand Spikerush
speaker icon Common Name: Sand Spikerush
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Eleocharis montevidensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Eleocharis montevidensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Eleocharis montevidensis 030-03-019


range map need picture of flower of Eleocharis vivipara, Viviparous Spikerush
camera icon Common Name: Viviparous Spikerush
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Eleocharis vivipara
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Eleocharis vivipara
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Eleocharis vivipara 030-03-020


range map need picture of flower of Eleocharis baldwinii, Baldwin’s Spikerush, Slender Spikerush, Roadgrass, Hair Grass
camera icon Common Name: Baldwin’s Spikerush, Slender Spikerush, Roadgrass, Hair Grass
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Eleocharis baldwinii
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Eleocharis baldwinii
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Eleocharis baldwinii 030-03-024
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Eleocharis baldwinii
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Eleocharis prolifera

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Broadleaf Whitetop Sedge, Giant White-topped Sedge, White-bracted Sedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Rhynchospora latifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Rhynchospora latifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Dichromena latifolia 030-04-001


This and R. colorata are our only two sedges with showy white bracts, per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Narrowleaf Whitetop Sedge, White-bracted Sedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Rhynchospora colorata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Rhynchospora colorata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Dichromena colorata 030-04-002


Inflorescence bracts 3-6(7); basal bract's white tapering gradually into green, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon Common Name: Savannah Hairsedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Bulbostylis ciliatifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Bulbostylis ciliatifolia var. ciliatifolia
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Bulbostylis ciliatifolia 030-06-002


Spikelets mostly on slender pedicels, inflorescence thus open and umbel-like, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon Common Name: Elliott's Hairsedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Bulbostylis coarctata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Bulbostylis ciliatifolia var. coarctata
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Bulbostylis ciliatifolia 030-06-002?


Spikelets mostly on slender pedicels, inflorescence thus open and umbel-like, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon Common Name: Ware's Hairsedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Bulbostylis warei
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Bulbostylis warei
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Bulbostylis warei 030-06-003


Spikelets sessile, the inflorescence thus a capitate cluster, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon Common Name: sandy field hairsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Bulbostylis stenophylla
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Bulbostylis stenophylla
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Bulbostylis stenophylla 030-06-004
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Stenophyllus stenophyllus

Spikelets sessile, the inflorescence thus a capitate cluster, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon Common Name: Old World Hairsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Bulbostylis barbata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Bulbostylis barbata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Bulbostylis barbata 030-06-005
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Stenophyllus barbatus

Spikelets sessile, the inflorescence thus a capitate cluster, per Weakley's Flora.


range map need picture of flower of Fimbristylis castanea, Marsh Fimbry
camera icon Common Name: Marsh Fimbry
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Fimbristylis castanea
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Fimbristylis castanea
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Fimbristylis spadicea 030-07-002
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Fimbristylis spadicea

camera icon Common Name: Carolina Fimbry
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Fimbristylis caroliniana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Fimbristylis caroliniana
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Fimbristylis spadicea 030-07-002?
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Fimbristylis harperi

Inflorescence terminal, cymose, with sessile and pedicellate spikelets, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: ditch fimbry
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Fimbristylis schoenoides
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Fimbristylis schoenoides


Spikelets pale, usually solitary on scape (thus resembling Eleocharis), per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Deerhair Bulrush, Deergrass
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Trichophorum cespitosum
LESS THAN & ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT PLANTS National Database: Trichophorum cespitosum
GREATER THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Scirpus cespitosus var. callosus 030-08-001
SYNONYMOUS WITH Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999) Trichophorum caespitosum
LESS THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scirpus caespitosus

Spikelet solitary, involucral bract absent, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: Keeled Bulrush
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Isolepis carinata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Isolepis carinata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Scirpus koilolepis 030-08-002
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scirpus carinatus

Inflorescence of 1-3 ovoid, sessile spikelets, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Schoenoplectus pungens var. pungens, Common Threesquare, Chairmaker's Rush, Swordgrass
Common Name: Common Threesquare, Chairmaker's Rush, Swordgrass
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Schoenoplectus pungens var. pungens
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Schoenoplectus pungens var. pungens
LESS THAN (MISAPPLIED) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Scirpus americanus 030-08-007
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991) Scirpus pungens var. pungens

camera icon Common Name: Softstem Bulrush, Great Bulrush
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani
(?) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Scirpus validus 030-08-009
SYNONYMOUS WITH Guide to the Vascular Plants of the Blue Ridge (Wofford, 1989) Scirpus tabernaemontani

Each branchlet ends in one spikelet or a dense cluster of 2-5 spikelets, per www.illinoiswildflowers.info.


camera icon Common Name: Saltmarsh Bulrush
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Bolboschoenus robustus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Schoenoplectus robustus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Scirpus robustus 030-08-011
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scirpus robustus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Bolboschoenus robustus

Inflorescence relatively congested, most w 5-20 spikelets; bristles ~ caducous, per Weakley's Flora.


range map need picture of flower of Scirpus atrovirens, Black Bulrush
Common Name: Black Bulrush
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Scirpus atrovirens
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scirpus atrovirens
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Scirpus atrovirens 030-08-013
LESS THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scirpus atrovirens

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Georgia Bulrush
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Scirpus georgianus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scirpus georgianus
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Scirpus atrovirens 030-08-013?
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scirpus georgianus

Spikelets in umbellate clusters or heads. Nutlets whitish; bristles us. absent, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Leafy Bulrush
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Scirpus polyphyllus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scirpus polyphyllus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Scirpus polyphyllus 030-08-014
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scirpus polyphyllus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Scirpus polyphyllus

Inflorescence branched. Spikelets in umbellate clusters or heads, sessile, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Woolgrass Bulrush, Marsh Bulrush
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Scirpus cyperinus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Scirpus cyperinus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Scirpus cyperinus 030-08-015
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scirpus cyperinus
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scirpus eriophorum

Spikelets in large terminal arching clusters, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


range map need picture of flower of Schoenoplectus californicus, Giant Bulrush, Southern Bulrush, Tule
camera icon Common Name: Giant Bulrush, Southern Bulrush, Tule
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Schoenoplectus californicus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Schoenoplectus californicus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scirpus californicus

range map need picture of flower of Cyperus blepharoleptos, Cuban Bulrush
Common Name: Cuban Bulrush
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus blepharoleptos
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Oxycaryum cubense
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Scirpus cubensis

range map need picture of flower of Schoenoplectiella mucronata, Roughseed Bulrush, Bog Bulrush, Ricefield Bulrush
Common Name: Roughseed Bulrush, Bog Bulrush, Ricefield Bulrush
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Schoenoplectiella mucronata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Schoenoplectiella mucronata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Linnaeus Scirpus mucronatus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999) Schoenoplectus mucronatus

camera icon Common Name: Tawny Cottongrass
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Eriophorum virginicum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Eriophorum virginicum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Eriophorum virginicum 030-09-001


Inflorescence a dense terminal head, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: Southern Umbrella-sedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Fuirena scirpoidea
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Fuirena scirpoidea


Spikelets ovoid to lance-ovoid, apex blunt, per Flora of North America.


camera icon Common Name: Tracy's Beaksedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Rhynchospora tracyi
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Rhynchospora tracyi
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Rhynchospora tracyi 030-13-001


Spikelets in 1-2 globose clusters, per Guide to the Wildflowers of SC.


range map need picture of flower of Rhynchospora inundata, Narrow-fruit Horned Beaksedge
Common Name: Narrow-fruit Horned Beaksedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Rhynchospora inundata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Rhynchospora inundata
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Rhynchospora inundata 030-13-004
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Rynchospora inundata

range map need picture of flower of Rhynchospora capitellata, Brownish Beaksedge
speaker icon Common Name: Brownish Beaksedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Rhynchospora capitellata
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Rhynchospora capitellata
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Rhynchospora capitellata 030-13-017


range map need picture of flower of Rhynchospora megalocarpa, Sandy-field Beaksedge, Sandhill Beaksedge
Common Name: Sandy-field Beaksedge, Sandhill Beaksedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Rhynchospora megalocarpa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Rhynchospora megalocarpa
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Rhynchospora megalocarpa 030-13-026


range map need picture of flower of Rhynchospora globularis, Globe Beaksedge
Common Name: Globe Beaksedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Rhynchospora globularis
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Rhynchospora globularis
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Rhynchospora globularis 030-13-032
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Rhynchospora globularis
LESS THAN Aquatic & Wetland Plants of Southeastern US (Godfrey & Wooten, 1979 & 1981) Rhynchospora globularis var. globularis

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"The plant's reproductive organs occupy the center of the normal flower.... The male organs are the stamens and are made up of two parts — the filament or stalk, and the anther or pollen-bearing tip." — Lawrence Newcomb, Newcomb's Wildflower Guide