1. Fertile ovaries 3; fruits linear to slenderly club-shaped.................Triglochin palustris
1. Fertile ovaries 6, fruits oblong to egg-shaped
2. Ligules entire or nearly so, (1) 1.5-5 mm long; leaf blades somewhat compressed; plants (10) 30-100 (120) cm tall...........................Triglochin maritima
2. Ligules 2-lobed, 0.5-1 mm long; leaf blades more or less cylindric; plants 5-15 (30) cem tall.....................Triglochin concinna
Source: The Illustrated Flora of British Columbia
Habitat / Range
Tidal marshes, saline and alkaline ponds, wet meadows and fens in the lowland, steppe and montane zones; common in BC east of the Coast-Cascade Mountains and S of 55degreeN, less frequent northward and along the coast; cosmopolitan, N to AK, YT and NT, E to NF and S to ME, NY, OH, IA, NE, NM, UT, NV and CA; Greenland, Eurasia, S America.
Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2020. E-Flora BC:
Electronic Atlas of the Plants of British Columbia [eflora.bc.ca]. Lab for
Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British
Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed:
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