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Recent observations

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Observer

dmariana

Date

September 4, 2010 01:55 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Small Spikerush Eleocharis parvula

Observer

toxmace

Date

January 17, 2017 11:52 AM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

August 31, 2013 01:26 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

January 11, 2017 01:30 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Sharp Spike Sedge Eleocharis acuta

Observer

mike68lusk

Date

January 11, 2017 04:32 AM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Baldwin's Spikerush Eleocharis baldwinii

Observer

toxmace

Date

December 3, 2016 02:20 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

What

Long-tubercled Spikerush Eleocharis tuberculosa

Observer

toxmace

Date

December 3, 2016 02:23 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

What

Needle Spikerush Eleocharis acicularis

Observer

seanblaney

Date

August 1, 2016 06:40 AM ADT

Photos / Sounds

Date

September 12, 2016 02:09 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Slender Spike Sedge Eleocharis gracilis

Observer

meurkc

Date

January 2, 2017

Description

cemetery mown lawn

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

jacobogre

Date

January 5, 2017 04:56 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mountain Spikerush Eleocharis montana

Observer

kenneiyaahhenry

Date

January 5, 2017 09:03 AM CST
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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...

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