Scirpus fluviatilis

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River bulrush
Bolboschoenus fluviatilis NRCS-1.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Cyperaceae
Genus: Scirpus
Species: S. fluviatilis
Binomial name
Scirpus fluviatilis
(Torr.) A. Gray

Scirpus fluviatilis (syn. Bolboschoenus fluviatilis, Schoenoplectus fluviatilis) is a species of flowering plant in the Cyperaceae family. Its range includes Australia, New Zealand, New Caledonia, Canada, United States, northeastern Mexico.[1][2] Common names include river bulrush.[3]


River bulrush can be found in fresh water or brackish water marshes, and in the quiet waters of streams and lakes.


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