Taxon  Report   2587 
Cyperus ligularis  L.
Alabama swamp flatsedge,  ligulate flatsedge
Cyperus ligularis, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations
Community:
wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Cyperus
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Mariscus ligularis
 Information about  Cyperus ligularis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CYLI)

Commercial availability unknown.

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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 04, 2015).

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