Taxon  Report   10798    
Bolboschoenus robustus  (Pursh) Soják
Sturdy bullrush
Bolboschoenus robustus, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Genus: Bolboschoenus
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: Freshwater Wetlands, Coastal Salt Marsh, Alkali Sink, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Schoenoplectus robustus
PLANTS: Scirpus maritimus var. agonus
PLANTS: Scirpus maritimus var. macrostachyus
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More information about  Bolboschoenus robustus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: May 31, 2020).