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Schoenoplectus pungens var. pungens

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Plant types and subtypes: Grasses, Sedges, Wetland Grasses

Light Requirements: sun

Water Use: high

Soil Moisture: wet

Soil Description: acid, average, loam, clay, sand, gravel/rock

Height: 2'-5'

Bloom Time: May, June, July, August, September

Bloom Color: blue

Leaf Color: green

Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Additional Tags: attracts birds, bog plant, clumping, colonizing, emergent, mat-forming, naturalizing, pond margin plant, salt tolerant, stream margin plant, swamp plant, water garden plant, wetland plant

Schoenoplectus pungens var. pungens (common threesquare)
  • Schoenoplectus pungens var. pungens (common threesquare)
  • Schoenoplectus pungens var. pungens (common threesquare)

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Description

Schoenoplectus pungens var. pungens

Also known as:

common threesquare

,

three-square bulrush

Scientific Synonyms:

Bolboschoenus maritimus var. polyphyllus, Schoenoplectus pungens var. polyphyllus, Scirpus americanus, Scirpus americanus var. polyphyllus, Scirpus pungens, Scirpus pungens var. polyphyllus

Native Range & Classification

Recorded County Distribution: USDA data

Native Range:
AL, AR, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, VA, VT, WI, WV

Classification

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta Flowering plants
Class Liliopsida Monocotyledons
Subclass Commelinidae
Order Cyperales
Family Cyperaceae Sedge family
Genus Schoenoplectus bulrush
Species Schoenoplectus pungens var. pungens common threesquare