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Scleria triglomerata (Whip nutrush )
Smith, R.W.

Scleria triglomerata

Scleria triglomerata Michx.

Whip Nutrush

Cyperaceae (Sedge Family)

Synonym(s): Scleria flaccida, Scleria nitida

USDA Symbol: SCTR

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), PR (N), CAN (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , CT , DC , DE , FL , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , MI , MN , MO , MS , NC , NE , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , RI , SC , TN , TX , VA , WI , WV
Canada: ON

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACW FAC FAC FAC FAC
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 Scleria triglomerata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Scleria triglomerata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Scleria triglomerata

Metadata

Record Modified: 2015-03-19
Research By: SET

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