Grasses, rushes and sedges look a lot alike. They all have narrow leaves that grow from the base, and they all produce flowers. But each belongs to a different botanical family.
There are exceptions, but below are some basic ways you can tell who's who.
Plants Forbs Grasses, Sedges & Rushes Lower Plants Trees & Shrubs
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