Taxon  Report   7404    
Scirpus robustus  Pursh  
(no longer an active name)
Big bulrush,  Bull tule
Scirpus robustus, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
Genus: Scirpus
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh, freshwater-marsh

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

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

ICPN + PLANTS other name:
Bolboschoenus robustus

PLANTS other name:
Schoenoplectus robustus

NOTE: Scirpus robustus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Scirpus robustus
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: Dec 11, 2019).