Mendong

Sector

Agriculture

Sub Sector

Forestry

Regional

Classification
Kingdom: Plantae (Plants)
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta (Vascular Plants)
Super Division: Spermatophyta (Produce Seeds)
Division: Magnoliophyta (Flowering Plants)
Class: Liliopsida (Monocot)
Sub Class: Commelinidae
Ordo: Cyperales
Family: Cyperaceae
Genus: Fimbristylis
Species: Fimbristylis globulosa

Growth Condition
Mendong is one of the plants that live in swamps, this plant grows in muddy areas and has sufficient water.

Advantage
Mendong stems are widely used as raw materials for handicrafts for various household items such as: mats, chairs, trash cans, etc.