autumn sedge, slender fimbry, slender fringe-rush
[Fimbristylis autumnalis var. mucronulata (L.) Roem. & Schult., more...]
Etymology: Fimbristylis: fimbria for "fringe" and stylus for "style," which is fringed with hairs in genuine species
Plants: annual sedge
Conservation Status: Native
Flora of North America: Flora of North America Floristic Rating: Coefficient of Conservatism = 8, Wetland Indicator = FACW+ USDA Plants Database: Federal Distribution and detailed information including photos Minnesota Dept. of Natural Resources: Rare Species Guide; description, conservation, photos, maps, etc.