Coefficient of Conservatism:
Coefficient of Wetness:
A. A. Reznicek
Rare, in open, wet deciduous forests on floodplains, river banks, and floodplain marshes and meadows.
Not infrequently, colonies are entirely vegetative, but the distinctive tall vegetative shoots (which are true stems with nodes and internodes) with the shiny, thickened, red-purple zone at the sheath apex are distinctive.