Sprouting spikerush

Eleocharis vivipara -- Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants

Eleocharis vivipara

Native to Florida

This native spikerush is commonly found growing in pond margins, marshes, swamps, and wet ditches in the northern counties of Florida south to the central peninsula and Broward county.(Wunderlin, 2003). It is also found in other southeastern U.S. states from Virginia to Texas (Kartesz, 1999).