Calflora
Taxon  Report   10795    
Bolboschoenus glaucus  (Lam.) S. G. Sm.
Tubered bulrush
Bolboschoenus glaucus
© 2003 George W. Hartwell
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Bolboschoenus glaucus
© 2003 George W. Hartwell
Bolboschoenus glaucus
© 2003 George W. Hartwell
Bolboschoenus glaucus, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bolboschoenus glaucus
© 2013 Jake Ruygt
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Scirpus glaucus
PLANTS: Scirpus maritimus var. tuberosus
ICPN + PLANTS: Schoenoplectus glaucus
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More information about  Bolboschoenus glaucus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (SCGL11)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 17, 2018).

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