Kingdom: Plantae (Plants)
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta (Vascular Plants)
Super Division: Spermatophyta (Produce Seeds)
Division: Magnoliophyta (Flowering Plants)
Class: Liliopsida (Monocot)
Sub Class: Commelinidae
Species: Fimbristylis globulosa
Mendong is one of the plants that live in swamps, this plant grows in muddy areas and has sufficient water.
Mendong stems are widely used as raw materials for handicrafts for various household items such as: mats, chairs, trash cans, etc.