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Sparganium eurycarpum - Broadfruit Bur-Reed

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Sparganium eurycarpum - Broadfruit Bur-Reed

Bur reeds are aqautic or marsh herbs with grass-like leaves and small dense flowers. Broadfruit bur reed reaches heights of 1 to 3 feet and prefers partial shade and can tolerate heavy water.

The seeds are an important food source for waterfowl.

 

Flower Color: Green

Height: 1 to 3 Feet

Light Requirements: Partial Shade

Soil Hydrology: Mesic to Wet Soils

Bloom Time: June to September

Plant Type: Perennial

Stratification: CM 60 Days, WM 60 Days, 2nd CM 60 Days