Taxon  Report   2585 
Cyperus involucratus  Rottb.
umbrella plant,  unbrella plant
Cyperus involucratus, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Cyperus involucratus
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Cyperus involucratus
© 2003 Steve Matson
Communities: escaped cultivar, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Cyperus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Cyperus alternifolius ssp. flabelliformis
PLANTS: Cyperus alternifolius
PLANTS: Cyperus flabelliformis
 Information about  Cyperus involucratus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CYIN6)

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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 02, 2014).

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