Nutsedge (Cyperus esculentus)
Most Common Location:
Lawns and landscape plantings, common in moist areas but can survive in drier conditions
Cultural Control Options:
Hand removal difficult as stems break off from underground tubers which can then regrow and produce new plants; persistent removal may eliminate plants.
Additional Weed Control Information:
Tubers are swollen portions of underground stems which aid in food storage for the plant.