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Schoenoplectus californicus (C.A. Meyer) Soják. Giant Bulrush, Southern Bulrush, Tule, California Bulrush. Phen: Jul-Oct. Hab: Marshes. Dist: SC south to s. FL, west to TX, and extending s. into the New World tropics; on the west coast, from CA southward.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Synonymy: = Ar, ETx1, FNA23, Il, K1, K3, K4, Mex, NcTx, Tx, WH3; = n/a – C, RAB; = Scirpus californicus (C.A.Mey.) Steud. – GW1, S, S13

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Wetland Indicator Status:

  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: OBL
  • Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: OBL
  • Great Plains: OBL
  • Midwest: OBL

Heliophily ?: 9

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