Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


Because of technology changes and personnel changes at UWSP and the Wisconsin State Herbarium, the database of plant species housed at this site was merged with the database from the OLD WisFlora website to create a new Flora of Wisconsin website at Currently we are encouraging all Wisplant viewers to begin using the Flora of Wisconsin website as soon as possible. Wisplants will remain operational through July 13th. After that date, all traffic to Wisplants will be redirected to the Flora of Wisconsin website.

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  Bulbostylis capillaris (L.) Kunth ex C.B.Clarke image
Photographer: Kitty Kohout           
Family Cyperaceae
Bulbostylis capillaris (L.) Kunth ex C.B.Clarke
hair sedge, thread-leaved beak-seed
Bulbostylis: swollen or blub-like style
capillaris: hair-like
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Status: Native
Plant: annual/perennial sedge

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Bulbostylis capillaris (L.) Kunth ex C.B.Clarke subsp. capillaris
Bulbostylis capillaris (L.) Kunth ex C.B.Clarke var. crebra Fernald
Bulbostylis capillaris (L.) Kunth ex C.B.Clarke var. isopoda Fernald
Fimbristylis capillaris (L.) A.Gray
Isolepis brachyphylla (Link) Schult. f.
Isolepis capillaris (L.) Roem. & Schult.
Isolepis radiciflora Steud.
Scirpus brachyiphyllus Link
Scirpus capillaris L.
Scirpus muhlenbergii Spreng.
Stenophyllus capillaris (L.) Britton

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