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Sphagnum palustre

Sphagnum palustre L.

Prairie sphagnum

Sparganiaceae (Burr-Reed Family)


USDA Symbol: SPPA70

USDA Native Status: NA (N)


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Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Green

From the National Organizations Directory

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

Mt. Cuba Center - Hockessin, DE

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2013-06-26
Research By: SET

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