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Cyperus alternifolius L.

Synonyms

Cyperus frondosus, Cyperus onustus, Eucyperus alternifolius

Common names

Umbrella papyrus, umbrella sedge

Extract from Wikipedia article

Cyperus alternifolius, with the common names of umbrella papyrus, umbrella sedge or umbrella palm, is a grass-like plant in the very large genus Cyperus of the sedge family, Cyperaceae.[+]

LinkUmbrella papyrus (Cyperus alternifolius) on Sahat Al Luqta Street in Al Luqta area. Doha, Qatar, March 18, 2015
Location on mapsAl Beday St, Doha, Qatar
LinkSeed head of umbrella papyrus (Cyperus alternifolius) taken from Sahat Al Luqta Street in Al Luqta area. Doha, Qatar, March 18, 2015
Location on mapsAl Abeer Street, Doha, Qatar
LinkPlant of umbrella papyrus (Cyperus alternifolius) taken from Sahat Al Luqta Street in Al Luqta area. Doha, Qatar, March 18, 2015
Location on mapsAl Abeer Street, Doha, Qatar
LinkClose up of umbrella papyrus (Cyperus alternifolius) taken from Sahat Al Luqta Street in Al Luqta area. Doha, Qatar, March 18, 2015
Location on mapsAl Abeer Street, Doha, Qatar
LinkHead of umbrella papyrus (Cyperus alternifolius) taken from Sahat Al Luqta Street in Al Luqta area. Doha, Qatar, March 18, 2015
Location on mapsAl Abeer Street, Doha, Qatar
LinkUmbrella papyrus (Cyperus alternifolius) in a park at Al Markhiya Street near a corner with Onaiza. Doha, Qatar, April 28, 2016
Location on mapsAl Markhiya St, Doha, Qatar

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QNHG (Qatar Natural History Group) and associated people, for a possibility to participate in their field excursions and to learn about local nature.