Taxon  Report   2906    
Eleocharis acicularis  (L.) Roem. & Schult.  var. acicularis 
Needle spike rush,  Needle spikerush
Eleocharis acicularis var. acicularis, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Eleocharis acicularis var. submersa
PLANTS: Eleocharis acicularis var. typica
More information about  Eleocharis acicularis var. acicularis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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:   (Accessed: Dec 13, 2019).