Cyperaceae family:Yellow nutsedge (Cyperus esculentus)

IMG_0026[1]yellow nutsedge
Yellow nutsedge is part of the Cyperaceae family. This is so because of the spikelet inflorescence, a tightly packed raceme, and the edgy stem. Sedges have edges or a triangularly shaped stem. A spikelet has a bunch of individual flowers tightly compacted along the same stem.

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