Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Bolboschoenus
Family: Cyperaceae (Monocotyledon)
Taxon : Sedge
Group : Plant

SPECIES
maritimus
NOTES

A robust or slender perennial sedge to 1.2 m with flat leaves. The leafy culm has nodes and is 3-angled and often swollen basally.


AUTHORITY
(L.) Palla
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Spikelets golden to dark brown. The glumes have an irregular, frayed apex and are scabrid-hairy
Colour: Brown
Common Name
Snygras
Snyruigte
Sedge
Sea club rush
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in damp areas near the Woodlands vlei
HABITAT NAME: Vlei
Uses
Toxicity
Known to contain toxic principles
Medicinal uses
Unspecified use
Months
October
November
December
January
February
March
Synonyms for Species
Scirpus maritimus
Schoenoplectus maritimus



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