Calflora
Taxon  Report   9516    
Eleocharis engelmannii  Steud.
Engelmann's spikerush
Eleocharis engelmannii, a monocot, is an annual grasslike herb that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Eleocharis
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Eleocharis engelmannii var. monticola
PLANTS: Eleocharis engelmannii var. robusta
PLANTS: Eleocharis monticola var. pallida
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More information about  Eleocharis engelmannii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ELEN)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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 18, 2019).