Taxon  Report   2581 
Cyperus eragrostis  Lam.
Tall cyperus,  Tall flatsedge
Cyperus eragrostis
© 2005 James M. Andre
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Cyperus eragrostis
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Cyperus eragrostis
© 2002 Tony Morosco
Cyperus eragrostis, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Cyperus eragrostis
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Cyperus
Communities:
(many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Cyperus vegetus
More information about  Cyperus eragrostis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos and ID tips from PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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USDA PLANTS Profile (CYER)

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 02, 2016).

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