Taxon  Report   10359 
Schoenoplectus pungens  (Vahl) Palla
Common threesquare
Schoenoplectus pungens
© 2008 Steve Matson
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Schoenoplectus pungens
© 2015 Robert Sikora
Schoenoplectus pungens
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Schoenoplectus pungens, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California.

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Schoenoplectus pungens
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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TJM2: Scirpus pungens
More information about  Schoenoplectus pungens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 21, 2018).

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