Taxon  Report   9893 
Eleocharis quinqueflora  (Hartmann) O. Schwarz
fewflower spikerush
Eleocharis quinqueflora , a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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Eleocharis quinqueflora
© 2003 Steve Matson
Eleocharis quinqueflora
© 2007 Steve Matson
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Eleocharis
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Eleocharis bernardina
PLANTS: Eleocharis pauciflora var. bernardina
PLANTS: Eleocharis pauciflora var. fernaldii
PLANTS: Eleocharis quinqueflora ssp. fernaldii
PLANTS: Eleocharis quinqueflora var. bernardina
PLANTS: Scirpus pauciflorus
PLANTS: Scirpus quinqueflorus
TJM2 + PLANTS: Eleocharis pauciflora
 Information about  Eleocharis quinqueflora  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ELQU2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2014).

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