Taxon  Report   7397    
Scirpus maritimus  L.  
(no longer an active name)
Prairie bulrush,  Prairie rush
Scirpus maritimus, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California.
Genus: Scirpus
Communities: wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

JEF other name:
Bolboschoenus maritimus ssp. paludosus

ICPN + PLANTS other name:
Bolboschoenus maritimus

PLANTS other name:
Schoenoplectus maritimus

NOTE: Scirpus maritimus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Scirpus maritimus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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: Jul 23, 2019).