Taxon  Report   2906 
Eleocharis acicularis  (L.) Roemer & Schultes  var. acicularis 
Needle Spike Rush, needle spikerush
Eleocharis acicularis var. acicularis, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
 

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Bloom Period
Community: wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Eleocharis
Parent Record Eleocharis acicularis.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Eleocharis acicularis var. gracilescens
PLANTS: Eleocharis acicularis var. occidentalis
PLANTS: Eleocharis acicularis var. submersa
PLANTS: Eleocharis acicularis var. typica
 Information about  Eleocharis acicularis var. acicularis  from other sources:
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (ELACA)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 16, 2014).

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