Sparganium eurycarpum var. greenei


  • Height:   3 ft - 5 ft
  • Life Cycle:   perennial
  • Growth Type:   flower
  • Flower Size:   minute
  • Inflorescence Size:   < 1 in
  • Flower Type:   clustered
  • Bloom Type:   summer
  • Flower Color:   brown
  • Native to California:   YES
  • California Range:   coast - inland
  • Water Requirements:   high
  • Characteristics / Comments:   found in washes/riparian areas
  • 3533
  • 3534

Taxon report data from Calflora

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Sparganium eurycarpum

Common Name:Bur reed

Sparganium eurycarpum, a angiosperm, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

US Distribution:
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Name Status:

Recognized as current in TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93

County distribution list:

Alameda, Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Lassen, Los Angeles, Marin, Mendocino, Merced, Monterey, Napa, Riverside, Sacramento, Santa Barbara, San Bernardino, San Benito, Santa Clara, San Diego, San Francisco, San Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, San Mateo, Sonoma

See a detailed Distribution Grid of this plant in Calfornia.

Links: USDA Plants Profile | Jepson Herbarium

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