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Schoenus nigricans

Schoenus nigricans L.

Black Bog-rush, Black Bogrush

Cyperaceae (Sedge Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: SCNI

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Flower:
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Brown
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug

Distribution

USA: CA , FL , NV , TX

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: 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.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - Austin, TX

Additional resources

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

Metadata

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

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