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Bur Reed (Sparganium americanum) discovered by Marcel Roy (#828)

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Sighting Info

Observed: August 23, 2012 @ 2:00 PM
Posted on: August 23, 2012 @ 4:27 PM (diff: 0 days)
Bur Reed (Sparganium americanum) - The Bur reed is moderately tall, aquatic wildflower that measures approximately 30-90 cm. in height. The light green stem is robustly grass-like and forms a zig-zag pattern wherein spiky, green, ball-shaped flower clusters are positioned at each stem juncture. The leaves of the bur reed are long and slightly channeled.

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