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Title:
Whitetop sedge
Topics:
Botany
Subjects:
Grasses
Bracts (botany)
Cyperaceae
Sandswamp whitetop sedge (Rhynchospora latifolia)
Original Format:
Lantern slide; Black-and-white slides; 3.25 x 4 in.
Item identifier:
0021064
Photographer:
Created Date:
circa to
Description:
From Natural Gardens (page 285): "A sedge with white bracts or modified leaves which simulate a flower and therefore included among the savannah plants. The true flowers are within the minute overlapping scales of the spikelets aggregated in the center of the " flower." In savannah lands. Summer."
Genre:
Lantern slides
Location:
Big Savannah (N.C.)
Digital Project:
B. W. Wells
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