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Xyris platylepis Chapman
Broad-scale Yellow-eyed Grass, Tall yelloweyed grass
USDA Symbol: XYPL
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Broad-scale Yellow-eyed Grass is a member of the yellow-eyed grass family (family Xyridaceae). Yellow-eyed grasses are herbs with grass-like basal leaves and erect, leafless stalks bearing flowers in axils of leathery bracts which form globose or cylindric heads.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct
AL , FL , GA , HI , LA , MS , NC , SC , TX , VA USDA Native Status: L48(N), HI(I)
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff