Spike Rush
Eleocharis obtusa
Family: Cyperaceae

Habitat:

Ponds

Location relative to water:

Rooted underwater, emergent body

Range:

Southern Canada and most of US except for some southern states

Stems:

  • Up to 75 cm long (30 inches)
  • Grow in clumps
  • Leafless
  • Soft
  • Sometimes fat, sometimes thin

Flowers:

 
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