West Indian Fimbry (Fimbristylis ferruginea)


Fimbristylis Ferruginea, or more commonly know as West Indian Fimbry, is a graminoid of the genus Fimbristylis. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Fimbristylis Ferruginea or West Indian Fimbry's floral region is Hawaii, Puerto Rico and The Virgin Islands, specifically in the state of Hawaii.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Fimbristylis
  • Family: Cyperaceae
  • Order: Cyperales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Graminoid
  • Native Status: HI (I) PR (N) VI (N)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: OBL
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: C(OBL)

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