Class Monocotyledoneae, monocots,
מחלקה חד-פסיגיים


Family Cyperaceae,
Sedge Family, משפחה גמאיים


Sedges: "Sedges have edges". The leaf bases fit the stem snugly and leaves are keeled; flowers with bristles, hairs or scales in place of sepals and tepals; 3 stamens; ovary positioned superior and consists of 2-3 carpels, seeds are tiny, three- sided nutlets.

"Sedges have edges
Rushes are round
Grasses are hollow right up from the ground".          Anonymous

Genus Scirpus, אגמון: ‮‬ Genus Eleocharis, בצעוני
‮‬ Genus Fimbristylis,עליעב
‮‬ Genus Fuirena, פואירנה
‮‬ Genus Schoenus, אחיגמא
‮‬ Genus Cladium, מכבד
‮‬ Genus Cyperus, גומא: Genus Carex, כריך:

Plant Families (משפחות צמחים): Family Cyperaceae (Sedges Family,Sauergrasgewächse, جگنیان, Ciborowate, Halvgräs), משפחה גמאיים, גומאים, גומאיים