Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Eleocharis macrostachya Britton image
Photographer: Kevin Clay           

from USDA Plants website

from USDA Plants website
Family Cyperaceae
Eleocharis macrostachya Britton
[Excluded] pale spikerush
Eleocharis: Greek elos for "marsh" and charis for grace, referring to marsh plant
macrostachya: from Greek macros for long; tall, high, deep, far; stachys for spike
Status: Excluded
Plant: erect, perennial sedge

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Flora of North America (off site)
Eleocharis perlonga Fernald & Brackett
Eleocharis xyridiformis Fernald & Brackett

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