Taxon  Report   9221    
Schoenoplectus pungens  (Vahl) Palla  var. badius  (J. Presl & C. Presl) S. G. Sm.
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Schoenoplectus pungens var. badius, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Schoenoplectus pungens var. longispicatus

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Scirpus americanus var. monophyllus
PLANTS: Scirpus monophyllus
PLANTS: Scirpus pungens ssp. monophyllus
More information about  Schoenoplectus pungens var. badius
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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