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Recent observations

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Observer

dnydick

Date

September 18, 2014 11:18 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

tony-eallonardo

Date

September 13, 2014 01:45 PM EDT

Description

Photo highlights j shaped rhizome

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Common Spike-rush Eleocharis palustris

Observer

mark-arrigo

Date

September 12, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

rhgrayson

Date

May 10, 2014

Description

Common names: Dwarf Spike rush? Small spike rush?

Plantae: Sedge

BRIT Family: Cyperaceae

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sambiology

Date

August 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

lincoln

Date

August 27, 2014 01:02 PM EDT

Description

Locally abundant at the margins of the lake and at shallow areas near the middle of the lake. With hardstem bulrush.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

dlcarterksu

Date

August 23, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

marlies

Date

June 26, 1996

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Observer

lincoln

Date

August 22, 2014 10:22 AM EDT

Description

Locally dominant at margins of lake. 12" of water, firm bottom. With schoeno acut, and pickerel weed and sagittaria

Photos / Sounds

Observer

jonathanwitkop

Date

July 9, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

dlcarterksu

Date

August 1, 2014

Place

Swan Lake (Google, OSM)

Description

probably...no achenes yet

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

naturalist

Date

June 29, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)
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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.