Taxon  Report   9607    
Schoenoplectus fluviatilis  (Torr.) M. T. Strong  
(no longer an active name)
River bulrush
Schoenoplectus fluviatilis, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Genus: Schoenoplectus
Habitat: freshwater-marsh

Communities: Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
ICPN + PLANTS other name:
Bolboschoenus fluviatilis

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Bolboschoenus maritimus ssp. fluviatilis
PLANTS: Scirpus fluviatilis
NOTE: Schoenoplectus fluviatilis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Schoenoplectus fluviatilis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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Landscape information from Calscape

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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:   (Accessed: Dec 12, 2019).