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Common name

English: Tall Flatsedge

German: Frischgrünes Zypergras

Mandarin: 密穗莎草 (mi sui suo cao)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2616)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2519)

    Class: Liliopsida (388)

      Order: Cyperales (91)

        Family: Cyperaceae (20)(family description)

          Genus: Cyperus (8)

            Epithet: eragrostis Lam. (1)

eragrostis => lovegrass (same meaning as for Eragrostis), possibly also earth- or fieldgrass instead

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: helophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: green, yellow

External links

Check for Cyperus eragrostis at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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