Calflora
Taxon  Report   2916    
Eleocharis pachycarpa  E. Desv.
Black sand spikerush,  Broad fruit spikerush
Eleocharis pachycarpa
© 2003 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Eleocharis pachycarpa
© 2003 Steve Matson
Eleocharis pachycarpa, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Plant Characteristics
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Eleocharis pachycarpa
© 2003 Steve Matson
Communities: Coastal Salt Marsh, Foothill Woodland, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Eleocharis pachycarpa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ELPA)

Search the International Plants Names Index

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 20, 2018).

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