Taxon  Report   12417    
Cyperus retrorsus  Chapm.  
(no longer an active name)
Pine barren flatsedge
Cyperus retrorsus, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is not native to California.
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Genus: Cyperus
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

NOTE: Cyperus retrorsus is no longer an active name.
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Nursery availability from CNPLX
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Aug 22, 2019).