Calflora
Taxon  Report   7388    
Scirpus americanus  Pers.  
(no longer an active name)
American tule,  Olney's bulrush
Scirpus americanus, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Scirpus
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh, freshwater-marsh

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

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF + PLANTS other name:
Schoenoplectus americanus

 
NOTE: Scirpus americanus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Scirpus americanus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SCAM6)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Mar 29, 2020).