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Cyperus oxylepis (Sharp-scale flat sedge)
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Cyperus oxylepis

Cyperus oxylepis Nees ex Steud.

Sharp-scale Flat Sedge

Cyperaceae (Sedge Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: CYOX

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like

Bloom Information

Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , GA , LA , MS , SC , TX

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACW 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.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Cyperus oxylepis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Cyperus oxylepis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Cyperus oxylepis

Metadata

Record Modified: 2017-07-20
Research By: JAM

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