Genus Cyperus

Group: 

Monocotyledon

Family: 
Genus description: 

Sedges with creeping rhizomes. Leaves long and grass-like at the base of triangular flowering stems. Flowers are terminal umbels.

Cyperus lucidus
Common names:
     Leafy Flat-sedge
Image of Cyperus lucidus Image of Cyperus lucidus Image: Mary Ellis