OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Scleria pauciflora +   FAMILY Cyperaceae   Go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Scleria pauciflora +   FAMILY Cyperaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Floristic Synthesis of North America. BONAP (Kartesz, 2021)

Scleria pauciflora +

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America north of Mexico, vol. 23 (2002)

Scleria pauciflora +

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 030-15-004:

Scleria pauciflora   FAMILY Cyperaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)

Scleria pauciflora

 

COMMON NAME:
Papillose Nutrush, Carolina Nutrush, Fewflower Nutrush


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Scleria pauciflora +   FAMILY Cyperaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Scleria pauciflora +   FAMILY Cyperaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Floristic Synthesis of North America. BONAP (Kartesz, 2021)
Scleria pauciflora +

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America north of Mexico, vol. 23
Scleria pauciflora +

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 030-15-004:
Scleria pauciflora   FAMILY Cyperaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Scleria pauciflora

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

2663

Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Perennial
Monoecious

Look for it in wet to dry pine flatwoods, pine savannas, depression meadows (var. pauciflora), or in savannas of the Coastal Plain (var. caroliniana), per Weakley's Flora

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Uncommon

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LEAVES:
Simple
Mostly low alternate, 3-ranked

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Superior ovary
Unisexual

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Nutlet

 

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