Taxon  Report   11586 
Cyperus esculentus  L.  var. macrostachyus  Boeck.
Yellow nutsedge
Cyperus esculentus var. macrostachyus, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California.

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Genus: Cyperus
Parent Record Cyperus esculentus.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Cyperus lutescens
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 27, 2015).

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