Trop. & Subtrop. Old World, Brazil as per WCSP;
Common name: Cape Yellow-Eyed Grass, Common Xyris, Yellow-eyed grass

This is interesting plant for me, never seen such a monocot earlier. Requesting the experts to identify this herb, recorded from a grassland near Cherrapunji, Meghalaya…


I have received the identification input from Preeti Verma Ji which point to this being Xyris capensis, Xyridaceae

Please see good information on This page
This species as well as Family  are new additions to efi


Thanks a lot, …, for new additions.



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