Wild Flowers Provence

Identify wild flowers, trees, shrubs, orchids and other plants in Provence, France.

Environ 2800 photos de près de 700 plantes sauvages.  Comment le voir en français.
Around 2800 photos of nearly 700 wild plants.
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Cyperus eragrostis

Souchet robuste
Tall Flatsedge

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Plant family

Area

Les Maures

Flower size

6-10 mm

Flowering months

July,

August,

September,

October

Leaf type

Linear

Height

to 90 cm

Description

Native to USA, introduced into Europe. A thick tufted plant. The stems are erect, smooth and triangular. Directly underneath the umbel are 4-7 bracts, grass-like structures. Distinguished from other sedges by its globular, yellow-green flowerheads.

Grows in moist, muddy soil or shallow water.

Flowers

Tight, rounded, green yellow or beige spikelets.

Leaves

Linear narrow blade leaf, like grass. Blade, grass-like, 2-10 mm wide.

Fruits Seeds

Achene: a cluster of 1-seeded fruit.

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