Latin name: Cyperus laevigatus L.
  Pronunciation: SY-per-us lee-vi-GAY-tus
  Common name: Smooth flatsedge
  Family: Cyperaceae (Sedge)
  Habitat: Moist places at low elevations, such as alkali
  sink, creosote bush and coastal sage scrub, desert and
  cismontane
  Blooming period: July to December
  Click for Latin name derivations: 1) Cyperus
  2) laevigatus
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