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Cyperus retrorsus var. retrorsus

Cyperus retrorsus Chapm. var. retrorsus

Pine Barren Flatsedge

Cyperaceae (Sedge Family)

Synonym(s): Cyperus blodgettii, Cyperus cylindricus, Cyperus deeringianus, Cyperus litoreus, Cyperus nashii, Cyperus ovularis var. cylindricus, Cyperus retrorsus var. cylindricus, Cyperus retrorsus var. deeringianus, Cyperus retrorsus var. nashii, Cyperus torreyi, Cyperus winkleri, Mariscus cylindricus


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like


USA: AL , AR , DC , DE , FL , GA , IL , IN , KY , LA , MD , MO , MS , NC , NJ , NM , NY , OK , PA , SC , TN , TX , VA

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2014-03-06
Research By: JAM

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