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Rhynchospora glomerata (Clustered beaksedge)
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Rhynchospora glomerata

Rhynchospora glomerata (L.) Vahl

Clustered Beaksedge, Cluster Beak-rush

Cyperaceae (Sedge Family)

Synonym(s): Rhynchospora cymosa, Rhynchospora glomerata var. angusta, Rhynchospora glomerata var. paniculata

USDA Symbol: RHGL3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


From the Image Gallery

9 photo(s) available in the Image Gallery

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Brown
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep


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

National Wetland Indicator Status

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.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - Austin, TX
Crosby Arboretum - Picayune, MS

Wildflower Center Seed Bank

LBJWC-1187 Collected 2008-07-24 in Anderson County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

1 collection(s) available in the Wildflower Center Seed Bank

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2017-07-21
Research By: TWC Staff

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