Taxon  Report   9516 
Eleocharis engelmannii  Steud.
Engelmann's spikerush
Eleocharis engelmannii
© 2003 Steve Matson
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Eleocharis engelmannii
© 2003 Steve Matson
Eleocharis engelmannii
© 2003 Steve Matson
Eleocharis engelmannii, a monocot, is an annual grasslike herb that is native to California.

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Eleocharis engelmannii
© 2013 Jake Ruygt
Community:
wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Eleocharis engelmannii var. monticola
PLANTS: Eleocharis engelmannii var. robusta
PLANTS: Eleocharis monticola var. pallida
PLANTS: Eleocharis monticola
PLANTS: Eleocharis obtusa var. detonsa
PLANTS: Eleocharis ovata var. detonsa
PLANTS: Eleocharis ovata var. engelmannii
TJM2 + PLANTS: Eleocharis obtusa var. engelmannii
More information about  Eleocharis engelmannii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ELEN)

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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: Jun 30, 2016).

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