Fuirena squarrosa Michx.
Cyperaceae (Sedge Family)
Synonym(s): Fuirena hispida
USDA Symbol: FUSQ
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Root Type: Fibrous
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Linear
Leaf Venation: Parallel
Size Class: 1-3 ft.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Not Applicable
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov
Bloom Notes: Perianth has bristles. Bloom time denotes fruiting period for Fuirena spp.
DistributionUSA: AL , AR , DC , DE , FL , GA , KY , LA , MD , MS , NC , NJ , NY , OK , SC , TN , TX , VA
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-MLE-32 Collected 2010-09-04 in Hardin County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Fuirena squarrosa in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Fuirena squarrosa in the Flora of North America (if available)
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MetadataRecord Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff