Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales
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Terry Holdsclaw tdh_luzula_bulbosa_9015
March Catawba County NC
Rays of inflorescence stiffish, rarely not all erect or erect-ascending, per Aquatic and Wetland Plants of Southeastern United States.
Terry Holdsclaw tdh_luzula_bulbosa_5242
April Catawba County NC
Flowers borne in dense glomerate clusters (glomerules), these often cylindric, per Weakley's Flora.
Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA NC SC
Common (rare in GA-SC Coastal Plain)
Look for it in dry forests and fields, per Weakley's Flora
Basal (few) & alternate
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