OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Scirpus atrovirens   FAMILY Cyperaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Scirpus atrovirens   FAMILY Cyperaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 030-08-013:
Scirpus atrovirens   FAMILY Cyperaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Scirpus atrovirens

 

COMMON NAME:
Black Bulrush, Dark-green Bulrush


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image of Scirpus atrovirens, Black Bulrush, Dark-green Bulrush

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_scat2_001_lvd

        

image of Scirpus atrovirens, Black Bulrush, Dark-green Bulrush

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA Wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide    pnd_scat2_009_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (5/21/15):
Scirpus atrovirens   FAMILY Cyperaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Scirpus atrovirens   FAMILY Cyperaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 030-08-013:
Scirpus atrovirens   FAMILY Cyperaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Scirpus atrovirens

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3598

Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Perennial

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

Habitat: marshes, bogs, wet meadows, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Alternate, 6-12 per culm

FLOWER:
Summer/Fall
Bisexual
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Whitish
Nutlet

 

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