Calflora
Taxon  Report   11625    
Eleocharis bernardina  (Munz & I. M. Johnst.) Munz & I. M. Johnst.
Fewflower spikerush
Eleocharis bernardina
© 2007 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Eleocharis bernardina, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California.

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Eleocharis bernardina
© 2007 Steve Matson
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Eleocharis
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Eleocharis pauciflora var. bernardina
ICPN: Eleocharis quinqueflora var. bernardina
ICPN: Scirpus bernardinus
More information about  Eleocharis bernardina
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ELQU2)

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 16, 2018).

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