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Fuirena umbellata Rottb.
Yefen, Tropical Umbrellasedge

Fuirena umbellata
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Rottbøll (Rottboell), C.F., Descriptionum et iconum rariores, p. 70, t. 19, fig. 3 (1773)

Family: Cyperaceae

Group: Monocot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Map of Florida Locations

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

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Fuirena umbellata has been found in the following 2 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Broward County Not Native, Naturalized
Martin County Not Native, Naturalized


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Fuirena umbellata
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Rottbøll (Rottboell), C.F., Descriptionum et iconum rariores, p. 70, t. 19, fig. 3 (1773)