Taxon  Report   9892 
Eleocharis ovata  (Roth) Roem. & Schult.
ovate spikerush
Eleocharis ovata, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Genus: Eleocharis
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
PLANTS: accepted name: Eleocharis diandra
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PLANTS: Eleocharis annua
PLANTS: Eleocharis obtusa var. heuseri
PLANTS: Eleocharis obtusa var. ovata
PLANTS: Scirpus ovatus
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 20, 2015).

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