Many-spike Flatsedge (Cyperus polystachyos)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 2 to 3 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Other: Tiny, light brown to dark brown oblong achenes.
Fruiting Time: Late summer or early fall
Flower Color: Green
Other: Maturing to yellowish-brown and then grayish-brown.
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Uses: Will Naturalize
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Salt tolerant

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