Calflora
Taxon  Report   2905    
Eleocharis acicularis  (L.) Roem. & Schult.
Needle spike rush,  Needle spikerush
Eleocharis acicularis, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Communities: Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, wetland-riparian

More information about  Eleocharis acicularis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ELAC)


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: Aug 25, 2019).