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jim-botany

Date

May 24, 2015

Description

Local name = Large-spike spike-rush. Common spike-rush in DFW Metroplex on pond edges, wetlands, etc. Usually seen in large colonies.

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Common Spike-rush Eleocharis palustris

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tiggrx

Date

May 24, 2015

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Sharp Spike Sedge Eleocharis acuta

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meurkc

Date

May 24, 2015

Description

planted about 6 months ago

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meurkc

Date

May 24, 2015

Description

planted about 6 months ago

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meurkc

Date

May 24, 2015

Description

planted in fresh plain; with Oxalis ?corniculata

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kevinhintsa

Date

May 22, 2015 10:43 AM PDT

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blunt spikerush Eleocharis obtusa

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brianw

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May 23, 2015 10:56 AM EDT

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Bald Spikerush Eleocharis erythropoda

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brianw

Date

May 23, 2015 10:52 AM EDT

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sabatree

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May 20, 2015 02:56 PM EDT

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yankele

Date

May 14, 2015

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(Somewhere...)

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morten

Date

December 4, 2014 09:33 AM CET

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Flat-stem Spikerush Eleocharis compressa

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randomrover88

Date

May 12, 2015 10:46 AM CDT
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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.