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Project Name Data (Last Modified On 10/26/2012)

Flora Data (Last Modified On 10/26/2012)
Description Perennial, rarely annual, grass-like plants with stoloniferous rhizomes; stems scapiform, foliate chiefly at the base, the upper leaves usually reduced and distant; leaves narrow, sheathed at the base, the sheath open or closed; inflorescence term- inal, paniculate (in Panama), bracteate; flowers small, actinomorphic, perfect; perianth of 6 equal glumaceous tepals; stamens 6, hypogynous, free; anthers basifixed, 2-celled; pistil superior, 1- to 3-celled; stigmas 3; capsule loculicidal, seeds 3 to numerous.
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