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Species Information

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Cyperus rupestris Kunth var. rupestris
(name current July 2011)
(Cyperus rupestris)

Growth form: Herb
Found within protected areas

Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Cyperus rupestris - Small, densely tufted, c 15 cm high with thread-like leaves. Spikeiets dark brown c 10 in single dense clusters c 1,3 cm long x 2 mm wide, with two or three fine bracts below.

* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.

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