[The Flatsedges of the Columbia River Gorge of Oregon and Washington]

False Flatsedge, False Nutsedge, Straw-colored Flatsedge

Cyperus strigosus

Synonyms: Cyperus hansenii, Cyperus stenolepis, Cyperus strigosus var. hansenii, Mariscus stenolepis, Mariscus strigosus

False Flatsedge, False Nutsedge, Straw-colored Flatsedge: Cyperus strigosus (Synonyms: Cyperus hansenii, Cyperus stenolepis, Cyperus strigosus var. hansenii, Mariscus stenolepis, Mariscus strigosus)

The photo above shows the inflorescence of what might be straw-colored flatsedge as seen in wetlands along the edge of the Deschutes River about one-quarter mile upstream from its junction with the Columbia River..................September 1, 2007.

Close-up of the inflorescence of False Flatsedge, False Nutsedge, Straw-colored Flatsedge: Cyperus strigosus (Synonyms: Cyperus hansenii, Cyperus stenolepis, Cyperus strigosus var. hansenii, Mariscus stenolepis, Mariscus strigosus) - Close-up of the inflorescence of False Flatsedge, False Nutsedge, Straw-colored Flatsedge: Cyperus strigosus (Synonyms: Cyperus hansenii, Cyperus stenolepis, Cyperus strigosus var. hansenii, Mariscus stenolepis, Mariscus strigosus)

The photo above shows a close-up of the inflorescence of what might be straw-colored flatsedge as seen in wetlands along the edge of the Deschutes River about one-quarter mile upstream from its junction with the Columbia River..................September 1, 2007.

Paul Slichter