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Common Spike Rush

Eleocharis palustris (L.) Roem. & Schult.

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Eleocharis palustris (Common Spike Rush) is a species of perennial herb in the family sedges. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to North America, United States, Canada, The Contiguous United States, Saint-Pierre Et Miquelon, Western North America, Alaska, and Greenland. They have simple, broad leaves and brown flowers. Individuals can grow to 1.3 feet.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Common Spike-rush. View this species on GBIF