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    • Blunt Spikerush
  • Scientific Names
    • Eleocharis obtusa
  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • ELEOBT
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    • kohekohe

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Recent observations

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What

Blunt Spikerush Eleocharis obtusa

Observer

wdvanhem

Date

September 11, 2016 04:03 PM EDT

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Blunt Spikerush Eleocharis obtusa

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evan8

Date

June 11, 2016 02:10 PM CDT

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Blunt Spikerush Eleocharis obtusa

Observer

jlmason

Date

August 10, 2016

Place

Carp Hills (Google, OSM)

Description

A number of ~25 cm high plants found on exposed mudflats of an open, sunny marsh enclosed by forest.

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Square

What

Blunt Spikerush Eleocharis obtusa

Observer

scadwell

Date

August 7, 2016 08:56 AM EDT

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Blunt Spikerush Eleocharis obtusa

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rcurtis

Date

July 28, 2016 05:51 PM EDT

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Square

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Blunt Spikerush Eleocharis obtusa

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jstanley

Date

July 22, 2016 09:07 AM EDT

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Square

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Blunt Spikerush Eleocharis obtusa

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paul0lewis

Date

July 17, 2016 07:47 AM EDT

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Square

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Blunt Spikerush Eleocharis obtusa

Date

July 8, 2016 11:36 AM EDT

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

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Blunt Spikerush Eleocharis obtusa

Observer

sarahnwilson

Date

July 5, 2016 02:36 PM PDT

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Blunt Spikerush Eleocharis obtusa

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sarahnwilson

Date

July 5, 2016 03:09 PM PDT

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Square

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Blunt Spikerush Eleocharis obtusa

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er1kksen

Date

July 3, 2016

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Blunt Spikerush Eleocharis obtusa

Observer

coreyjlange

Date

June 18, 2016 01:48 PM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Eleocharis obtusa is a species of spikesedge known by the common name blunt spikerush. This plant is widely distributed across Canada and the United States, where it grows in wet areas such as riverbanks and moist forest floors. It is also a weed of rice paddies, especially when the rice plants are young sprouts. This is an annual spikesedge approaching half a meter in maximum height. It has many green cylindrical stems which are erect but...

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