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Branched Bur-reed

Looking more like a reed than a flower this is a fresh water margin plant.



Common Name Branched Bur-reed
Scientific Name Sparganium erectum
Species Group Aquatic Plants
Interest Level
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Bur-reed family - Sparganiaceae
Status Restricted
Flower Colour Group Green
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
Preferred Environment
Look for Stout pant growing in water with globular flowers
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Aquatic Plants