Taxon  Report   2921 
Eleocharis radicans  (Poiret) Kunth
Creeping spikerush,  Rooted spikerush
Eleocharis radicans
© 2004 Steve Matson
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Eleocharis radicans
© 2004 Steve Matson
Eleocharis radicans, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California.

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Eleocharis radicans
© 2004 Steve Matson
Genus: Eleocharis
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: Eleocharis acicularis var. radicans
PLANTS: Eleocharis lindheimeri
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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:   (Accessed: Oct 24, 2016).

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