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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Sharp Spike Sedge Eleocharis acuta

Observer

meurkc

Date

February 6, 2016

Description

lake shore; now very thick

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

langlands

Date

November 27, 2015 08:06 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

carloscarrera

Date

October 3, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Spike-rush Eleocharis palustris

Observer

gwark

Date

June 21, 2010 01:56 PM AKDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sharp Spike Sedge Eleocharis acuta

Observer

edwilson

Date

January 14, 2016 11:33 AM NZDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Spike-rush Eleocharis palustris

Observer

laurenbaur

Date

June 2, 2015

Description

Not 100% on this one.

Photos / Sounds

What

needle spikerush Eleocharis acicularis

Observer

laurenbaur

Date

May 31, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

carloscarrera

Date

August 8, 2012

Photos / Sounds

What

Sharp Spike Sedge Eleocharis acuta

Observer

mike68lusk

Date

January 3, 2016 04:55 AM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Sharp Spike Sedge Eleocharis acuta

Observer

edwilson

Date

January 6, 2016 09:48 AM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Sharp Spike Sedge Eleocharis acuta

Observer

edwilson

Date

January 5, 2016 12:34 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

bob777

Date

September 21, 2011
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Description from Wikipedia

Eleocharis is a genus of 250 or more species of flowering plants in the sedge family, Cyperaceae. The name is derived from the Greek words ἕλειος (heleios), meaning "marsh dweller," and χάρις (charis), meaning "grace." Members of the genus are known commonly as spikerushes, although spikesedges is a more technically appropriate name and most scientists who study them in earnest refer to them as such. The genus has a geographically cosmopolitan distribution, with centers of diversity...

No range data available.