E-Flora BC: Electronic Atlas of the Flora of British Columbia

Schoenoplectus pungens (Vahl) Palla
American bulrush (common threesquare)
Cyperaceae (Sedge family)

Introduction to Vascular Plants

© Jamie Fenneman  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #11526)

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Distribution of Schoenoplectus pungens
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SUBTAXA PRESENT IN BC
Schoenoplectus pungens var. longispicatus

Species Information

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Ecology

Ecological Framework for Schoenoplectus pungens

The table below shows the species-specific information calculated from
original data (BEC database) provided by the BC Ministry of Forests and Range.
(Updated August, 2013)

Site Information
Value / Class

Minimum

Average

Maximum

Elevation (metres) 440 636 842
Slope Gradient (%) 0 1 5
Aspect (degrees)
[0 - N; 90 - E; 180 - S; 270 - W]
30 78 120
Soil Moisture Regime (SMR)
[0 - very xeric; 4 - mesic;
8 - hydric]
5 5 6
Modal Nutrient Regime
Class
F
Number of field plots
 species was recorded in:
8
Modal BEC Zone Class
PP
All BEC Zones (# of stations/zone) species was recorded in: IDF(3), PP(5)

Synonyms and Alternate Names

Scirpus pungens

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