Taxon  Report   10389 
Sparganium eurycarpum  Engelm.
Broadfruit bur reed
Sparganium eurycarpum
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Sparganium eurycarpum
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Sparganium eurycarpum, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Sparganium eurycarpum
© 2009 Aaron Schusteff
Family: TYPHACEAE   (PLANTS: SPARGANIACEAE)
Genus: Sparganium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Community:
wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Sparganium californicum
PLANTS: Sparganium eurycarpum ssp. eurycarpum
More information about  Sparganium eurycarpum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (SPEU)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 29, 2016).

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