Eleocharis robbinsii

Robbin's Spike-rush



Sedge with green, lance shaped spikelets. Triangular stems. Has tufts of underwater stems. Found in shallow waters. Blooms in summer, fruits at the end of summer.

Plant Overview:

Plant Family:Cyperaceae
Plant Duration:Perennial
Plant Type:Graminoids/Grasses
Bloom Time:Early July to mid September
Fruit Timing:Early July to mid September; fruit persisting to October
Global and State Rank:G4G5, S4
Commercially available landscape plant?No
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Type:Sandy
Soil Moisture:Wet
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Sun
Light Range:Sun
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Wet

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