Eleocharis cellulosa Torr.
Gulf Coast spikerush
Cyperaceae (Sedge Family)
USDA Symbol: ELCE
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Root Type: Fibrous
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Venation: Parallel
Inflorescence: Spikelet , Terminal
Size Class: 1-3 ft.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Not Applicable
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec
Bloom Notes: Perianth absent. Bloom time denotes fruiting period for Eleocharis spp.
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Nueces River Authority - Uvalde, TX
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Eleocharis cellulosa in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Eleocharis cellulosa in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Eleocharis cellulosa
MetadataRecord Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff