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Cyperus rotundus Linn.

1795-1804

Unknown Artist

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Title

Cyperus rotundus Linn.

Date

1795-1804

Description

Watercolour illustration commissioned by William Roxburgh. ROX719. Roxburgh reports in his 'Flora Indica', that this species is '...by far the most common species we have in India; it delights in a moist sandy soil, though it grows abundantly everywhere.' Roxburgh, 'Flora Indica' (1832) v.1, p.197.

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Location

South Asia

Region

Continent

Location Accuracy

Unknown

Medium

Category

Credits

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