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Sparganium americanumAmerican Bur-reed 
Sparganium androcladumBranched Bur-reed 
Sparganium angustifoliumNarrowleaf Bur-reed 
Sparganium emersumEuropean Bur-reed
European Bur Reed
Sparganium eurycarpumBroadfruit Bur-reed
Giant Bur-reed
Great Bur-reed
Sparganium fluctuansFloating Bur-reed 
Sparganium glomeratumClustered Bur-reed
Clustered Bur Reed
Sparganium hyperboreumNorthern Bur-reed 
Sparganium natansSmall Bur-reed 
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Light requirement
 Sun - 6 or more hrs
 Part shade - 2 to 6 hrs
 Shade - 2 hrs or less

Soil moisture
 Dry - no signs of moisture
 Moist - looks & feels damp
 Wet - saturated

Bloom Time
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 Jul  Aug  Sep
 Oct  Nov  Dec
Bloom Color
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 Brown  Black

Height (in feet)
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 12-36  36-72  72-100
 More than 100

Leaf Arrangement

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