Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon Common Name: Annual Greenhead Sedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus hortensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Kyllinga pumila
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus tenuifolius 030-01-002
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Kyllinga pumila
SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Cyperus tenuifolius

Spikes 1-3, greenish, cylindric to subglobose, sessile, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Cyperus flavescens, Yellow Flatsedge
Common Name: Yellow Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus flavescens
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus flavescens
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus flavescens 030-01-004
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus flavescens

camera icon Common Name: Granite Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus granitophilus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus granitophilus
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus aristatus 030-01-011
LESS THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus inflexus

Spikes congested, subglobose. Bracts 2-5, 1-8cm long, 1-2mm wide, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Cyperus squarrosus, Awned Flatsedge
Common Name: Awned Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus squarrosus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus squarrosus
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus aristatus 030-01-011?
SYNONYMOUS WITH Aquatic & Wetland Plants of Southeastern US (Godfrey & Wooten, 1979 & 1981) Cyperus aristatus
LESS THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus inflexus

camera icon Common Name: Fragrant Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus odoratus var. odoratus
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Cyperus odoratus
GREATER THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus odoratus 030-01-013
GREATER THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968) Cyperus ferruginescens

Bracts numerous, 3-7mm wide. Spikes numerous, congested, loosely cylindric, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Cyperus odoratus var. engelmannii, Slender Sand Flatsedge
Common Name: Slender Sand Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus odoratus var. engelmannii
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Cyperus odoratus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus engelmannii 030-01-013?
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus engelmannii

camera icon Common Name: jointed flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus articulatus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus articulatus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus articulatus 030-01-015
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus articulatus

Spikes usually numerous, congested, appearing as irregular clusters, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Redroot Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cyperus erythrorhizos
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus erythrorhizos
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus erythrorhizos 030-01-016
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus erythrorhizos
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus halei

Spikes numerous, congested, cylindrical. Central sessile, lateral rays unequal, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Cyperus rotundus, Purple Nutsedge, Nutgrass, Cocograss
speaker icon Common Name: Purple Nutsedge, Nutgrass, Cocograss
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cyperus rotundus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus rotundus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus rotundus 030-01-018


camera icon Common Name: Yellow Nutsedge, Yellow Nutgrass, Wild Chufa, Earth-almond
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cyperus esculentus +
PLANTS National Database: Cyperus esculentus +
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus esculentus 030-01-019


Spikes usually numerous, loose or congested, broadly cylindric to subglobose, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: Rice-field Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus iria
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus iria
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus iria 030-01-020
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus iria

Spikes numerous in irregularly ascending, umbellate clusters, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: Poorland Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus compressus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus compressus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus compressus 030-01-022
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus compressus

Spikelets digitate or subdigitate, broadly linear to slightly tetragonal, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: green flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus virens
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Cyperus virens
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus virens 030-01-028
LESS THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus virens

Spikes numerous in congested umbellate clusters. Spikelets digitate, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: False Nutsedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cyperus strigosus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus strigosus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus strigosus 030-01-029


Spikelets pinnate, linear, usually many-flowered, 5-25mm long, 1.5mm broad, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Cyperus lancastriensis, Many-flowered Flatsedge
Common Name: Many-flowered Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus lancastriensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus lancastriensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus lancastriensis 030-01-031
SYNONYMOUS WITH Cyperus lancastriensis

range map need picture of flower of Cyperus plukenetii, Starburst Flatsedge, Plukenet’s Flatsedge, Plukenet’s Sedge
camera icon Common Name: Starburst Flatsedge, Plukenet’s Flatsedge, Plukenet’s Sedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus plukenetii
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus plukenetii
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus plukenetii 030-01-034
SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus retrofractus
SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Cyperus retrofractus var. retrofractus

camera icon Common Name: Pineland Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus retrorsus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus retrorsus var. retrorsus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus retrorsus var. retrorsus 030-01-036a
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus retrorsus
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus torreyi

Spikes cylindric or subcylindric, less than 1cm broad, less than 3x as long, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Globe Sedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cyperus croceus
GREATER THAN PLANTS National Database: Cyperus croceus
GREATER THAN (MISAPPLIED) (?) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus globulosus 030-01-039
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus globosus
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Cyperus multiflorus

Spikes subglobose, dense, 5-20mm broad, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: Southeastern Flatsedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus filiculmis
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Cyperus lupulinus ssp. lupulinus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cyperus filiculmis 030-01-040


Spikes subglobose, 5-30mm broad, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Cyperus difformis, Variable Flatsedge, Smallflower Umbrella Sedge
Common Name: Variable Flatsedge, Smallflower Umbrella Sedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus difformis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus difformis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Cyperus difformis

camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Deep-rooted Sedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cyperus entrerianus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus entrerianus


5-11 rays to 13cm long, each terminated by a dense ~ capitate spike, per Cyperus entrerianus: A Little Known Aggressive Sedge in the Southeastern United States (Carter & Bryson, 1996).


range map need picture of flower of Cyperus involucratus, Umbrella Plant
Common Name: Umbrella Plant
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus involucratus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cyperus involucratus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Cyperus involucratus

range map need picture of flower of Cyperus metzii, Crested Greenhead Sedge
Common Name: Crested Greenhead Sedge
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Cyperus metzii
(?) SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Kyllinga squamulata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America Kyllinga squamulata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Guide to the Vascular Plants of Florida (Wunderlin & Hansen, 2011) Kyllinga squamulata

camera icon Common Name: Three-way Sedge
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Dulichium arundinaceum var. arundinaceum
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Dulichium arundinaceum
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Dulichium arundinaceum 030-02-001
LESS THAN Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999) Dulichium arundinaceum

Numerous flowers grow in twice-branched clusters from upper leaf axils, per Wildflowers of the Sandhills Region.


camera icon Common Name: Horsetail Spikerush
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Eleocharis equisetoides
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Eleocharis equisetoides
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Eleocharis equisetoides 030-03-001


Spikes many-flowered, not wider than stem; stem knotted or jointed, per Field Guide to the Grasses, Sedges & Rushes of the US.


range map need picture of flower of Eleocharis quadrangulata, squarestem spikerush
Common Name: squarestem spikerush