Calflora
Taxon  Report   8543    
Cyperus papyrus  L.
Papyrus
Cyperus papyrus
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Cyperus papyrus
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Cyperus papyrus
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty/ecology.org
Cyperus papyrus, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Cyperus papyrus
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Cyperus
Communities: wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

 
More information about  Cyperus papyrus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on Google Images

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CYPA8)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 12, 2018).

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