Trichophorum cespitosum

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Trichophorum cespitosum
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Cyperaceae
Genus: Trichophorum
T. cespitosum
Binomial name
Trichophorum cespitosum

Trichophorum cespitosum, commonly known as deergrass[1] or tufted bulrush,[2] is a species of flowering plant in the sedge family. It was originally described by Carl Linnaeus in 1753 as Scirpus cespitosus, but was changed to Trichophorum cespitosum by Carl Johan Hartman in 1849.


  1. ^ "BSBI List 2007". Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland. Archived from the original (xls) on 25 January 2015. Retrieved 17 October 2014.
  2. ^ "Trichophorum cespitosum". Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. Retrieved 19 December 2016.