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Fuirena breviseta (Coville) Coville. Short-bristled Umbrella-sedge. Phen: Jul-Oct. Hab: Carolina bays, pine savannas, ditches, other wet habitats. Dist: A Southeastern Coastal Plain endemic: se. VA south to s. FL and west to e. TX, primarily in the outer Coastal Plain.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Synonymy: = Ar, C, ETx1, F, FNA23, G, GW1, K1, K3, K4, S, Va, WH3, Kral (1978a); = Fuirena squarrosa Michx. var. breviseta Coville – S13; < Fuirena squarrosa Michx. – RAB, Tx

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Wetland Indicator Status:

  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: OBL
  • Great Plains: OBL

Heliophily ?: 8

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image of plant© Paul Marcum source | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Melanie Flood | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Paul Marcum source | Original Image ⭷


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