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Scirpus georgianus

Scirpus georgianus Harper

Georgia Bulrush

Cyperaceae (Sedge Family)

Synonym(s): Scirpus atrovirens var. georgianus

USDA Symbol: SCGE2

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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Leaf: Dark Green

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul


USA: AL , AR , CT , DC , DE , GA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MN , MO , NC , NH , NY , OH , PA , RI , SC , TN , TX , VA , VT , WI , WV
Canada: NB , NS , PE

Growing Conditions

Water Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Part Shade
CaCO3 Tolerance: Low

National Wetland Indicator Status

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


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

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