Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Fimbristylis puberula (Michx.) Vahl var. interior (Britton) Kral image
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Family Cyperaceae
Fimbristylis puberula (Michx.) Vahl var. interior (Britton) Kral
chestnut sedge, hairy fimbristylis, hairy fimbry
Fimbristylis: fimbria for "fringe" and stylus for "style," which is fringed with hairs in genuine species
puberula: with tiny hairs
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Status: Endangered
Plant: perennial sedge; stems base of culm (grass stem) swollen, knotty, closely joined

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