Taxon  Report   10852 
Eleocharis coloradoensis  (Britton) Gilly
Dwarf spikerush
Eleocharis coloradoensis, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California.

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Genus: Eleocharis
Coastal Salt Marsh, wetland-riparian
Habitat: salt-marsh, coastal
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS accepted name: Eleocharis parvula
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ICPN: Eleocharis parvula var. anachaeta
ICPN: Eleocharis parvula var. coloradoensis
More information about  Eleocharis coloradoensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 24, 2018).

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