Calflora
Taxon  Report   2914    
Eleocharis obtusa  (Willd.) Schult.  var. engelmannii  (Steud.) Gilly  
(no longer an active name)
Engelmann's spikerush
Eleocharis obtusa var. engelmannii, a monocot, is an annual grasslike herb that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Eleocharis
Parent: Eleocharis obtusa
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

ICPN + PLANTS accepted name:
Eleocharis engelmannii

 
NOTE: Eleocharis obtusa var. engelmannii is no longer an active name.
More information about  Eleocharis obtusa var. engelmannii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ELEN)


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: Apr 21, 2019).