Calflora
32 matching records.
Searching for: genus: Eleocharis
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Eleocharis acicularis
Needle spikerush
native
Perennial grasslike herb
Eleocharis acicularis
© 2015 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis acicularis
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis acicularis
© 2015 Vernon Smith
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis acicularis var. acicularis
Needle spike rush
native
Perennial grasslike herb
Eleocharis acicularis var. acicularis
© 2017 Toni Corelli
Eleocharis acicularis var. acicularis
© 2013 Jake Ruygt
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis acicularis var. acicularis
© 2003 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis acicularis var. gracilescens
Needle spike rush
native
Perennial grasslike herb
Eleocharis acicularis var. gracilescens
© 2003 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis acicularis var. gracilescens
© 2003 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis acicularis var. occidentalis
Needle spike rush
native
Perennial grasslike herb
no photo
Eleocharis atropurpurea
Purple spikerush
native
Annual grasslike herb
Eleocharis atropurpurea
© 2003 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis atropurpurea
© 2003 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis bella
Beautiful spikerush
native
Perennial grasslike herb
Eleocharis bella
© 2013 Jake Ruygt
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis bella
© 2013 Jake Ruygt
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis bella
© 2003 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis bernardina
Fewflower spikerush
native
Perennial grasslike herb
Eleocharis bernardina
© 2007 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis bernardina
© 2007 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis bolanderi
Bolander's spikerush
native
Perennial grasslike herb
Eleocharis bolanderi
© 2003 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis bolanderi
© 2003 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis coloradoensis
Dwarf spikerush
native
Perennial grasslike herb
Eleocharis coloradoensis
© 2018 Jake Ruygt
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis coloradoensis
© 2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Eleocharis coloradoensis
© 2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Eleocharis decumbens
Decumbent spikerush
native
Annual grasslike herb
Eleocharis decumbens
© 2019 Steve Matson
Eleocharis decumbens
© 2019 Steve Matson
Eleocharis decumbens
© © 2015 Julie Kierstead Nelson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis engelmannii
Engelmann's spikerush
native
Annual grasslike herb
Eleocharis engelmannii
© 2013 Jake Ruygt
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis engelmannii
© 2003 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis engelmannii
© 2003 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis engelmannii var. detonsa
Engelmann's spikerush
native
Annual grasslike herb
no photo
Eleocharis engelmannii var. engelmannii
Engelmann's spikerush
native
Annual grasslike herb
Eleocharis engelmannii var. engelmannii
© 2013 Jake Ruygt
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis flavescens
Yellow spikerush
native
Annual grasslike herb
Eleocharis flavescens
© 2004 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis flavescens
© 2004 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis flavescens var. flavescens also called Eleocharis flavescens var. thermalis
Yellow spikerush
native
Annual grasslike herb
Eleocharis flavescens var. flavescens
© 2004 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis flavescens var. flavescens
© 2004 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis geniculata
Bent spikerush
native
Annual grasslike herb
Eleocharis geniculata
© 2019 Belinda Lo
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis geniculata
© 2019 Belinda Lo
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis geniculata
© 2019 Belinda Lo
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis macrostachya
Spike rush
native
Perennial grasslike herb
Eleocharis macrostachya
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis macrostachya
© 2001 John Game
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis macrostachya
© 2003 Steve Matson
Eleocharis montevidensis
Montevideo spike rush
native
Perennial grasslike herb
Eleocharis montevidensis
© 2003 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis montevidensis
© 2019 Ken Hickman
Eleocharis montevidensis
© 2020 John Rawlings
Eleocharis obtusa
Broad spiked spikerush
native
Annual grasslike herb
Eleocharis obtusa
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis obtusa
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis obtusa
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis ovata
Ovate spikerush
native
Perennial grasslike herb
no photo
Eleocharis pachycarpa
Broad fruit spikerush
non-native
Perennial grasslike herb
Eleocharis pachycarpa
© 2003 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis pachycarpa
© 2003 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis pachycarpa
© 2003 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis palustris
Common spikerush
native
Perennial grasslike herb
Eleocharis palustris
© © 2017 Ron Vanderhoff
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis palustris
© 2011 Gerald Carr
Eleocharis palustris
© 2011 Gerald Carr
Eleocharis parishii
Parish's spike rush
native
Perennial grasslike herb
Eleocharis parishii
© 2008 Keir Morse
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis parishii
© 2010 James M. Andre
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis parishii
© 2018 Rachelle Gray
Eleocharis parvula also called Heleocharis parvula
Small spikerush
rare, native
Perennial grasslike herb
Eleocharis parvula
© 2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Eleocharis parvula
© 2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Eleocharis parvula
© 2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Eleocharis quadrangulata
Four angled spikerush
native
Perennial grasslike herb
Eleocharis quadrangulata
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis quadrangulata
© 2004 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis quadrangulata
© 2019 Ramona Robison
Eleocharis quinqueflora also called Eleocharis pauciflora
Fewflower spikerush
native
Perennial grasslike herb
Eleocharis quinqueflora
© 2006 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis quinqueflora
© 2007 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis quinqueflora
© 2006 Steve Matson
Eleocharis radicans
Creeping spikerush
native
Perennial grasslike herb
Eleocharis radicans
© 2004 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis radicans
© 2004 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis radicans
© 2004 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis rostellata
Walking sedge
native
Perennial grasslike herb
Eleocharis rostellata
© 2013 Robert Steers/NPS
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis rostellata
© 2015 Steve Matson
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis rostellata
© 2013 Robert Steers/NPS
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis suksdorfiana
Suksdorf's spikerush
native
Perennial grasslike herb
Eleocharis suksdorfiana
© 2008 Robert L. Carr
Eleocharis suksdorfiana
© 2008 Robert L. Carr
Eleocharis suksdorfiana
© 2008 Robert L. Carr
Eleocharis tenuis
Slender spikerush
non-native
Perennial grasslike herb
no photo
Eleocharis tenuis var. tenuis
Slender spikerush
non-native
Perennial grasslike herb
no photo
Eleocharis torticulmis
California twisted spikerush
rare, native
Perennial grasslike herb (rhizomatous)
Eleocharis torticulmis
© 2011 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
CalPhotos (UCB)
Eleocharis torticulmis
© 2011 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
CalPhotos (UCB)
    Suggested Citation
    Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation. [web application]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 22, 2021).

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