Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Triglochin maritima L. image
Photographer: Eric J. Epstein           

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Derek Anderson

Kenneth J. Sytsma

Merel R. Black

Merel R. Black

Merel R. Black

Stephen L. Solheim
Family Juncaginaceae
Triglochin maritima L.
arrow-grass, common bog arrow-grass, seaside arrow-grass
Triglochin: from the Greek tri, "three," and glochis, "a point," referring to the fruit of some species
maritima: of the seashore
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Status: Native
Plant: erect, perennial, 8"-30" tall forb with very slender stems
Flower: 6-parted, each flower stalk curved; inflorescence a 4"-16" spike-like cluster (raceme); blooms May-Aug.
Fruit:oblong capsule, fruit drawing
Leaf:erect, up to 20" long
Habitat: sun; moist; bogs, fens
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Triglochin concinna Burtt Davy
Triglochin concinna Burtt Davy var. debilis (M.E.Jones) J.T.Howell
Triglochin debilis (M.E.Jones) A.Löve & D.Löve
Triglochin elata Nutt.
Triglochin maritimum L. var. elata (Nutt.) A.Gray

         
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