Plant Identification Database:
Cyperaceae (Sedge) [D-Z]

The plant data on this site are a record of Bob Ronnow's field observations
which vary in accuracy and change with experience. For accurate and complete
information please use the links provided for each plant species and family.

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CLASSIFICATION
LEAVES
FLOWERS
FRUIT
BUDS
STEM
ECOLOGY
Common Name
Scientific Name
Genus
Family
Order
Class
LV: Arrangement
LV: Attachment
LV: Shape
LV: Size
LV: Form
LV: Edge
LV: Apex
LV: Base
LV: Surface
LV: Venation
LV: Color
FL: Parts
FL: Color
FL: Arrangement
FL: Position
FL: Size
FL: Season
FL: Petals
FL: Sepals
FL: Stamen
FL: Pistil
FL: Ovary
FR: Type
FR: Size
FR: Seed
FR: Color
FR: Season
BU: Scales
BU: Arrangement
BU: Color
BU: Shape
BU: Leaf Scars
ST: Type
ST: Size
ST: Growth
ST: Surface
ST: Color
ST: Pith
ST: Roots
EC: Edible
EC: Habitat
EC: Observations
Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae
Angled (3A)
Three-way sedge Dulichium arundinaceum Dulichium Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Wetland
Needle spikesedge; Spike rush Eleocharis acicularis Eleocharis Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Orange-fruited spikesedge Eleocharis elliptica Eleocharis Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Redfoot spikesedge Eleocharis erythropoda Eleocharis Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Wetland
Spike rush Eleocharis halophila Eleocharis Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Salt marsh
Spike rush Eleocharis melanocarpa Eleocharis Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Wetland
Softstem spikesedge Eleocharis obtusa Eleocharis Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Spike rush Eleocharis olivacea Eleocharis Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae
Spike rush Eleocharis parvula Eleocharis Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Salt marsh
Spike rush Eleocharis robbinsii Eleocharis Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Wetland
Spike rush Eleocharis rostellata Eleocharis Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Salt marsh
Small's spikesedge Eleocharis smallii Eleocharis Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Wetland
Tawny cottongrass Eriophorum virginicum Eriophorum Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Wetland
Fen cottongrass Eriophorum viridicarinatum Eriophorum Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
White beaksedge Rhynchospora alba Rhynchospora Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Wetland
Brown beaksedge Rhynchospora capitellata Rynchospora Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Three-square rush; Chair-maker's rush Scirpus americanus Scirpus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Wetland; Salt marsh
Northern bullsedge Scirpus atrocinctus Scirpus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Wetland
Dark green bulrush; Dark green bullsedge Scirpus atrovirens Scirpus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Wool-grass Scirpus cyperinus Scirpus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Meadow bullsedge Scirpus hattorianus Scirpus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Barberpole bullsedge Scirpus microcarpus Scirpus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Bulrush Scirpus olneyi Scirpus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Salt marsh
Bayonet grass Scirpus paludosus Scirpus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Salt marsh
Bulrush Scirpus robustus Scirpus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Salt marsh
Swaying rush Scirpus subterminalis Scirpus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Wetland
Soft-stem bullsedge Scirpus tabernaemontani Scirpus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Wetland