Taxon  Report   2593 
Cyperus strigosus  L.
False Nutseed,  Straw colored cyperus, false nutsedge, strawcolored flatsedge
Cyperus strigosus, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Cyperus strigosus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Cyperus strigosus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Genus: Cyperus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Cyperus hansenii
PLANTS: Cyperus stenolepis
PLANTS: Cyperus strigosus var. capitatus
PLANTS: Cyperus strigosus var. multiflorus
PLANTS: Cyperus strigosus var. robustior
PLANTS: Cyperus strigosus var. stenolepis
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

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:   (Accessed: Apr 01, 2015).

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