Taxon  Report   9611 
Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani  (C. C. Gmel.) Palla
Softstem bulrush
Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani
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Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Schoenoplectus
Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: freshwater-marsh
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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PLANTS: Schoenoplectus lacustris ssp. creber
PLANTS: Scirpus validus var. creber
PLANTS: Scirpus lacustris ssp. validus
PLANTS: Scirpus lacustris ssp. tabernaemontani
PLANTS: Scirpus lacustris ssp. glaucus
PLANTS: Scirpus lacustris ssp. creber
PLANTS: Schoenoplectus validus
PLANTS: Schoenoplectus validus ssp. luxurians
PLANTS: Schoenoplectus validus ssp. creber
PLANTS: Schoenoplectus lacustris ssp. validus
PLANTS: Schoenoplectus lacustris ssp. tabernaemontani
PLANTS: Scirpus validus
ICPN + PLANTS: Scirpus tabernaemontani
More information about  Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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: Jul 22, 2018).

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