Schoenoplectus pungens (Vahl) Palla
CC = 6
CW = -5
MOC = 49
Family - Cyperaceae
Stems - No info. yet.
Leaves - No info. yet.
Inflorescence - No info. yet.
Flowers - No info. yet.
Flowering - May - September.
Habitat - Pond margins, gravel bars, streambanks, fens, marshes, ditches.
Origin - Native to U.S., South America, Europe, and Australia.
Other info. - This species can be found scattered throughout Missouri but is most common south of the Missouri River.
Photographs taken at the Shut-In Mountain Fen, Shannon County, MO., 6-21-03 and 6-5-04.