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Xyris louisianica

Xyris louisianica Bridges & Orzell

Louisiana Yelloweyed Grass

Xyridaceae (Yellow-eyed Grass Family)

Synonym(s): Xyris stricta var. obscura

USDA Symbol: XYLO2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow


USA: AL , FL , GA , LA , MS , TX

National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: OBL
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:

Mt. Cuba Center - Hockessin, DE

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2013-07-02
Research By: SET

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