Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales
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Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
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Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Native to Georgia
Uncommon in GA Mountains, rare in GA Piedmont
Habitat: Dry to dry-mesic oak-hickory forests, per Weakley's Flora
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Basal? Alternate, 3-ranked?
Inflorescence a spike (a single unisexual spike per stem)
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