Calflora
Taxon  Report   9138 
Isolepis setacea  (L.) R. Br.
Bristleleaf bulrush
Isolepis setacea
© 2004 Steve Matson
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Isolepis setacea
© 2004 Steve Matson
Isolepis setacea, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Isolepis setacea
© 2004 Steve Matson
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Isolepis
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Schoenoplectus setaceus
ICPN + PLANTS: Scirpus setaceus
More information about  Isolepis setacea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos on PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ISSE2)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 19, 2018).

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