Taxon  Report   10852 
Eleocharis coloradoensis  (Britton) Gilly
Dwarf spikerush
Eleocharis coloradoensis, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Eleocharis
Communities:
Coastal Salt Marsh, wetland-riparian
Habitat: salt-marsh, coastal [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
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ICPN: Eleocharis parvula var. anachaeta
ICPN: Eleocharis parvula var. coloradoensis
More information about  Eleocharis coloradoensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ELPA5)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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: May 27, 2016).

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