[Bulrushes and Tules: The genus Schoenoplectus west of the Cascade Mts. of Oregon and Washington]

Common Bulrush, Common Threesquare, Western Bulrush

Schoenoplectus pungens

Synonyms: Schoenoplectus pungens var. badius, Schoenoplectus pungens var. longispicatus, Scirpus americanus, Scirpus americanus var. monophyllos, Scirpus pungens, Scirpus pungens var. longispicatus

Common Bulrush, Common Thrreesquare, Western Bulrush: Schoenoplectus pungens (Synonyms: Schoenoplectus pungens var. badius, Schoenoplectus pungens var. longispicatus, Scirpus americanus, Scirpus americanus var. monophyllos, Scirpus pungens, Scirpus pungens var. longispicatus)

Close-up of the inflorescence of common bulrush as seen in the Tillamook Bay saltmarsh at the eastern edge of Bayocean Spit..........August 25, 2012.

Common Bulrush, Common Thrreesquare, Western Bulrush: Schoenoplectus pungens (Synonyms: Schoenoplectus pungens var. badius, Schoenoplectus pungens var. longispicatus, Scirpus americanus, Scirpus americanus var. monophyllos, Scirpus pungens, Scirpus pungens var. longispicatus) - Inflorescence of Common Bulrush, Common Thrreesquare, Western Bulrush: Schoenoplectus pungens (Synonyms: Schoenoplectus pungens var. badius, Schoenoplectus pungens var. longispicatus, Scirpus americanus, Scirpus americanus var. monophyllos, Scirpus pungens, Scirpus pungens var. longispicatus)

Close-up of the inflorescence of common bulrush as seen in the Tillamook Bay saltmarsh at the eastern edge of Bayocean Spit.................June 13, 2010.

Paul Slichter