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Common name

English: Sea Club-rush

German: Gewöhnliche Strandsimse


Kingdom: Plantae (2669)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2583)

    Class: Liliopsida (393)

      Order: Cyperales (91)

        Family: Cyperaceae (20)(family description)

          Genus: Schoenoplectus (2)

            Epithet: maritimus (L.) Lye (2)

Synonyms: Bolboschoenus maritimus (L.) Palla, Scirpus maritimus L.

maritimus => growing on the seashore, confined to the coast


Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: helophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: green

External links

Check for Schoenoplectus maritimus at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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