Taxon  Report   8543 
Cyperus papyrus  L.
Papyrus
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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
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Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Cyperus
Community:
wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS
 
More information about  Cyperus papyrus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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USDA PLANTS Profile (CYPA8)

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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: Jul 30, 2016).

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