Calflora
Taxon  Report   10389    
Sparganium eurycarpum  Engelm. ex A. Gray
Broadfruit bur reed
Sparganium eurycarpum, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Family: TYPHACEAE  
Genus: Sparganium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Sparganium californicum
PLANTS: Sparganium eurycarpum ssp. eurycarpum
More information about  Sparganium eurycarpum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SPEU)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 15, 2019).