Taxon  Report   9890 
Eleocharis flavescens  (Poir.) Urb.
yellow spikerush
Eleocharis flavescens, a monocot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

 Interactive Distribution Map 

 Observation Hotline 
 (observation details + photos)

point, line, or polygon

 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations
Eleocharis flavescens
© 2004 Steve Matson
Eleocharis flavescens
© 2004 Steve Matson
Freshwater Wetlands
Genus: Eleocharis
Subspecies and Varieties:
Eleocharis flavescens var. flavescens
Distribution by County 

Add an Observation of  Eleocharis flavescens

Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
 Information about  Eleocharis flavescens  from other sources:

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: May 26, 2015).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.

News About Calflora Home
Calflora  -  1700 Shattuck Avenue   #198,   Berkeley, CA   94709  -  510 883-3148  -  CONTACT