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Vascular Plant Herbarium

Vascular Plant Database Common Name Results

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Common Name: common three-square bulrush
Family Name: Cyperaceae


  • Schoenoplectus pungens (Vahl) Palla
    NWI R2 TN: Obligate Wetland
    Common Name: common three-square bulrush
             • Scirpus americanus auct. non Pers.

*Non-native taxon known to be naturalized in Tennessee
All names & statuses follow the Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee (2015).
Click here for a description of rare, threatened, or endangered (RTE) status & National Wetland Indicator (NWI) status.
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