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Xyris platylepis Chapm.
Broad-scale Yellow-eyed Grass, Tall yelloweyed grass
Xyridaceae (Yellow-Eyed-Grass Family)
USDA Symbol: XYPL
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
National Wetland Indicator Status
|Status:|| OBL || OBL || FACW |
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff