Three-Square (Sword Grass, Chairmakerís Rush)
Scirpus americanus
Family: Cyperaceae

Habitat:

Fresh or brackish water and salt-marshes

Location relative to water:

Rooted underwater, emergent body

Stems:

  • Triangular

Flowers:

  • Clusters grow out of side of stem without stalks
  • Scaly, brown
  • No bracts
 
Homepage
Glossary
About This Site
Help
 
 

Search by Location

Search by Name Search by Form