Cyperus squarrosus L.
Common Name: UMBRELLA SEDGE
Synonym: Cyperus aristatus
Coefficient of Conservatism: 5
Coefficient of Wetness: -5
Wetness Index: OBL
Physiognomy: Nt A-Sedge

Cyperus squarrosus A. A. Reznicek

C. aristatus of Michigan Flora.

Sandy or muddy banks, shores, and margins of rivers, streams, and lakes. The dried plants, even when old, frequently have a pleasant odor, like that of sweet-clover (Melilotus).

Locations

Allegan County
Berrien County
Dickinson County
Gratiot County
Hillsdale County
Ingham County
Ionia County
Kent County
Lenawee County
Macomb County
Mecosta County
Menominee County
Midland County
Monroe County
Newaygo County
Ottawa County
St. Joseph County
Van Buren County
Washtenaw County
Wayne County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 17, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1097.