Latin name: Cyperus eragrostis Lam.
  Pronunciation: SY-per-us er-a-GROS-tis

  Common name: Tall flat sedge
  Family: Cyperaceae (Sedge)
  Habitat: Moist places to 5000', coastal sage scrub,
  chaparral, much of cismontane So. California

  Blooming period: May to November
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Cyperus
  2) eragrostis
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