Eleocharis radicans (A. Dietr.) Kunth
Common Name: SPIKE-RUSH
Coefficient of Conservatism: 10
Coefficient of Wetness: -5
Wetness Index: OBL
Physiognomy: Nt P-Sedge
Status: X
Eleocharis radicans spikelet B. S. Walters spikelet

Wet, open soil, apparently especially floating peat mats.

This is a species of more southern range, evidently very rare in Michigan and collected recently only in Clinton Co.


Clinton County
Eaton County
Washtenaw County


MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. June 29, 2022. https://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1119.