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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Kaya Eleocharis sphacelata

Observer

alice_shanks

Date

March 15, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

eleocharis gracilis Eleocharis acuta

Observer

meurkc

Date

March 17, 2015

Description

swampy manuka woodland

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

meurkc

Date

March 14, 2015

Description

lake shore turf; at first I was thinking Isolepis, but all I can see now is diminutive Eleocharis ? acuta

Tags

H6

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Date

February 14, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sharp Spike Sedge Eleocharis acuta

Observer

savvy

Date

January 24, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Sharp Spike Sedge Eleocharis acuta

Observer

savvy

Date

January 9, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sharp Spike Sedge Eleocharis acuta

Observer

parkecology

Date

January 18, 2015 11:40 AM NZDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

mike68lusk

Date

January 11, 2015

Description

around lake shore

Photos / Sounds

What

Sharp Spike Sedge Eleocharis acuta

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

January 6, 2015

Description

Solid stems. Very abundant on the shores of Wairarapa Moana, sometimes in the water.

Photos / Sounds

What

Sharp Spike Sedge Eleocharis acuta

Observer

savvy

Date

December 30, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

rcurtis

Date

December 27, 2014 02:43 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

December 28, 2014 11:13 AM NZDT

Description

Large, tall (up to 1.5 m tall), robust spike sedge in small wetland next to dam.

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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.