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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Spike-rush Eleocharis palustris

Observer

fleist

Date

June 27, 2015 10:34 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

pale spikerush Eleocharis macrostachya

Observer

boschniakia

Date

June 27, 2015 11:08 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Common Spike-rush Eleocharis palustris

Observer

gooner

Date

June 13, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

borealisbot

Date

June 26, 2015 04:11 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

milopyne

Date

June 25, 2015 10:01 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

beaked spikerush Eleocharis rostellata

Observer

milopyne

Date

June 24, 2015 07:50 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

squarestem spikerush Eleocharis quadrangulata

Observer

anewman

Date

June 22, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

jmoralesrbpc

Date

April 22, 2015 06:21 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

megangarvey

Date

June 17, 2015 11:15 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

blunt spikerush Eleocharis obtusa

Observer

julbar

Date

June 13, 2015

Description

growing at the edge of a pond and would be in the pond if water levels were higher. I've seen this before but cannot identify.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

blunt spikerush Eleocharis obtusa

Date

June 6, 2015

Place

Lusitania (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Sharp Spike Sedge Eleocharis acuta

Observer

savvy

Date

June 13, 2015
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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.