Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Learn more about Xyris from the Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales
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Spike subglobose, 4-6mm long or broad, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
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Leaves linear; shorter than, equaling or slightly exceeding the scape's sheath, per Weakley's Flora.