Taxon  Report   11586 
Cyperus esculentus  L.  var. macrostachyus  Boeck.
Yellow nutsedge
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Cyperus esculentus var. macrostachyus, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California.

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Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Cyperus
Parent Record Cyperus esculentus
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PLANTS: Cyperus lutescens
More information about  Cyperus esculentus var. macrostachyus
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Feb 11, 2016).

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