University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00345230
Taxon: Cyperus digitatus Roxb.
Family: Cyperaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: Robert Runyon   3775   
Date: 18 May 1944
Locality: United States, Texas, CAMERON, Resaca at Belvedare Park in Brownsville, Texas. Elev. 10 m.
Habitat and Description: Habit erect, cespitose; habitat in shallow water; annual; soil clay; flowers are on terminal penicles; color cream to brown; odor none; month May-Aug.; leaves long linear, pale beneath, fine serrate; fruit brown, in panicles; bark green; roots fibrousus. Occasional in shallow ponds and resacas. Infrequent. It is very robust and in large clumps.
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Record Id: 5d91c508-8c92-4230-a450-ab8451048cca
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