Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


4452

Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

Common to rare, depending on variety

Look for it in dry sterile soils in fields and meadows, per Weakley's Flora

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full sun ...Dry

LEAVES:
Simple
Basal & low alternate

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Bisexual
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Nutlet

 

TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!



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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Cyperus lupulinus +   FAMILY Cyperaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Cyperus lupulinus +   FAMILY Cyperaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 030-01-040?:
Cyperus filiculmis   FAMILY Cyperaceae

INCLUDING & INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Cyperus filiculmis

 

COMMON NAME:
Great Plains Flatsedge


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