[The Sedge Family in Mt. Adams Country]

The Spike-rushes of Mt. Adams Country

The Genus Eleocharis

The inflorescence of a spike-rush as seen in wetlands along Road K1000 to the east of the Mt. Adams Highway......................July 2, 2007.

Needle Spikerush: Eleocharis acicularis var. acicularis -

Common Spikerush, Creeping Spikerush: Eleocharis palustris -

Few-flowered Spikerush: Eleocharis quinqueflora (formerly Eleocharis pauciflora var. quinqueflora) -

Suksdorf's Spikerush: Eleocharis suksdorfiana (Synonyms: Eleocharis fernaldii, Eleocharis pauciflora, Eleocharis pauciflora var. fernaldii, Eleocharis pauciflora var. pauciflora, Eleocharis pauciflora var. quinqueflora, Eleocharis pauciflora var. suksdorfiana, Eleocharis quinqueflora ssp. fernaldii, Scirpus pauciflorus) -

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