Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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purple nutsedge
Cyperus rotundus
Cyperus rotundus
purple nutsedge Sedge Family
Cyperus rotundus Cyperaceae
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English common names
  •purple nutsedge
Spanish common names
  •coquillo rojo
  •juncia real
accepted scientific name
  •Cyperus rotundus L.
rules for finding collection records
  •Cyperus rotundus (165)
family name
  • Cyperaceae
Image Author: ©2005 Luigi Rignanese
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Sedge
Plant Observed beginning of October thru 2nd week of May

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
base map where plant found
mag select
grid lines base