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Eleocharis microcarpa

Torrey's Spike-rush


Annual sedge growing in wetlands. Vegetative plant. Leaves are green or red brown. Flowers are white to olive green.

Plant Overview:

Other Common Names:Smallfruit Spikerush
Plant Family:Cyperaceae
Plant Type:Graminoids/Grasses
Plant Duration:Annual
Bloom Time:Early July to October
Fruit Timing:Early July to October
Global and State Rank:G5, S4
Commercially available landscape plant?No
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Moisture:Moist
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Moist

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