Photos of Cladium-mariscoides-~-twig-rush

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Cladium mariscoides ~ twig rush

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  • OBL

  • Michigan C Value: 10

  • also known as "smooth sawgrass"

  • upper stem triangular

  • bottom of stem is round

  • lower half of leaf is flat

  • upper half of leaf is rolled up (involute), or canoe–shaped (no other sedge has this feature)

  • achenes typically very distinctive and somewhat acorn shaped when mature

  • often in boggy areas

  • native

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