Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales
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Keith Bradley kab_c_filiculmis_71896
August Miami-Dade County FL
Ludlam Pineland Preserve
Spikes subglobose, 5-30mm broad, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Common in Coastal Plain (rare in Piedmont)
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Basal & low alternate
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