Taxon  Report   7698 
Sparganium natans  L.
Small bur reed
Sparganium natans
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Sparganium natans, a monocot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Sparganium natans
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: TYPHACEAE   (PLANTS: SPARGANIACEAE)
Genus: Sparganium
Communities:
Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: lake-margins, edges [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Sparganium natans var. minimum
TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS: Sparganium minimum
More information about  Sparganium natans
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 29, 2016).

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