Taxon  Report   9609 
Schoenoplectus mucronatus  (L.) Palla
Bog bulrush
Schoenoplectus mucronatus
© 2004 Steve Matson
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Schoenoplectus mucronatus
© 2001 CDFA
Schoenoplectus mucronatus
© 2001 CDFA
Schoenoplectus mucronatus, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Schoenoplectus mucronatus
© 2004 Steve Matson
Genus: Schoenoplectus
weed, characteristic of disturbed places, wetland-riparian
Habitat: disturbed
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS accepted name: Schoenoplectiella mucronata
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ICPN + PLANTS: Scirpus mucronatus
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 25, 2018).

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