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Sparganium fluctuans

Sparganium fluctuans (Engelm. ex Morong) B.L. Rob.

Floating bur-reed

Sparganiaceae (Burr-Reed Family)

Synonym(s): Sparganium androcladum var. fluctuans

USDA Symbol: SPFL

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Time: Jul , Aug

Distribution

USA: CT , ID , MA , ME , MI , MN , NH , NY , PA , VT , WA , WI
Canada: NB , NL , NS , PE

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: OBL OBL OBL OBL OBL
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Sparganium fluctuans in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Sparganium fluctuans in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Sparganium fluctuans

Metadata

Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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