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Eriophorum vaginatum
tussock cottongrass Sedge Family
Eriophorum vaginatum Cyperaceae
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common names
  tussock cottongrass
  hare's-tail cottongrass
  sheathed cottonsedge
accepted scientific name
  Eriophorum vaginatum L.
rules for finding collection records
  Eriophorum spissum (405)
  Eriophorum vaginatum (1206)
family name
  Cyperaceae
Image Author: ©2008 Atle Grimsby
Image License: CC BY-NC
Image Source
Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Sedge
Plant Observed beginning of May thru 1st week of September

How Likely at this Location (34%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (33)
U of Michigan Herbarium (12)
Cal Photos (5)
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