Calflora
Taxon  Report   2916    
Eleocharis pachycarpa  E. Desv.
Black sand spikerush,  Broad fruit spikerush
Eleocharis pachycarpa, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Eleocharis
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh

Communities: Coastal Salt Marsh, Foothill Woodland, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

 
More information about  Eleocharis pachycarpa
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ELPA)


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 19, 2019).