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Purple nut sedge

Halbi Name Lal cher motha purple-nut-sedge-1
Main Photo of The Weed
Vernacular name Nagar motha
Scientific name Cyperus rotundus L.
Family Cyperaceae
Season Kharif
Description
Plant
Leaves Radial, shorter than the stem, linear. Photo Gallery
Flower purple-nut-sedge-2purple-nut-sedge-3
Fruit/ seed Broadly obovoid, grayish-black.
Habitat and distribution Moist places
Flowering and fruiting July-Oct.
Associated with Wetland flora
Habit Erect, perennial herbs with a woody, stoloniferous-rhizome, which is clothed with fibrous.
Inflorescence A compound umbel of short spikes. Spikelets pale yellow or brown often with a reddish tinge, glume ovate, straw-coloured.

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