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Flat Sedge

Scientific Name: Cyperus odoratus
Distinguishing Characteristics:
•Like other flat sedges, stems are solid and triangular in cross-section. 
•Long, narrow leaf blades coming up from base and drooping over.
•Seedheads appear like a test tube brush.
•Can form dense, grassy thickets in moist soil to shallow water.

Cyperus odoratus taken by Graves Lovell

Cyperus odoratus taken by Graves Lovell

Cyperus odoratus taken by Graves Lovell

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