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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Kaya Eleocharis sphacelata

Observer

chrismorse

Date

August 24, 2014

Description

Extensive areas growing in up up to ~1m deep water, around edge of Lake Mahinapua.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

savvy

Date

August 15, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sharp Spike Sedge Eleocharis acuta

Observer

savvy

Date

May 30, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

savvy

Date

April 22, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Kaya Eleocharis sphacelata

Observer

meurkc

Date

March 30, 2014

Description

planted as part of stormwater treatment system in Lincoln; 2nd photo with Eleocharis acuta in foreground as well.

Photos / Sounds

What

Bamboo Spike Sedge Eleocharis sphacelata

Observer

parkecology

Date

February 14, 2014 02:07 PM NZDT

Description

Planted

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

meurkc

Date

January 15, 1992

Description

Observation from Meurk CD 1992, Concept Plan for Te Mau Mahara (The Living Memorial) at Wilsons Swamp (Otukaikino). DSIR Land Resources Contract Report 92/19

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

meurkc

Date

January 4, 2014

Description

lake edge; with Myriophyllum ?triphyllum, Phormium tenax, Carex secta

Photos / Sounds

Observer

john_barkla

Date

January 4, 2014

Description

Dominant in dune lake

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sharp Spike Sedge Eleocharis acuta

Observer

alice_shanks

Date

January 4, 2014

Place

Mt Owen NZ (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sharp Spike Sedge Eleocharis acuta

Date

August 10, 2013

Description

In small waterway/drain.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sharp Spike Sedge (Eleocharis acuta) Genus Eleocharis

Observer

savvy

Date

May 5, 2013

Description

Growing throughout wetland, not sure if the red-brown star shaped seed pods are the same plant?

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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.