Taxon  Report   10388 
Sparganium erectum  L.
simplestem bur reed
Sparganium erectum, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Sparganium erectum is classified by the U.S. Federal Government as a NOXIOUS WEED. [USDA 2000]

 

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Family: TYPHACEAE   (PLANTS: SPARGANIACEAE)
Genus: Sparganium
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Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
 
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 17, 2014).

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