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Yellow Nutsedge (Cyperus esculentus)


  • Title:  Yellow Nutsedge (Cyperus esculentus)
  • Description:  Yellow Nutsedge (Cyperus esculentus). Warm season perennial. Propagation is primarily by tubers. Tubers germinate when soil temps remain above 40¡F, typically early spring. One of the Òworst weeds," tubers can remain emerge from a foot deep and stay viable for 10 years. Unlike Purple Nutsedge, tubers do not connect together to form ÒchainsÓ. Simply pulling these plants is not an option as all underground tubers must be extracted. Occurs in moist to dry soil, in cultivated and disturbed sites. Indicator of wet soils. Occurs till frost.
  • Keywords:  Yellow Nutsedge Cyperus esculentus
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