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Dulichium arundinaceumDulichium arundinaceum

three-sided sedge

Photograph(s) by*: UWI AH

Characteristics

Height: 1-3.5'
Flowers: Jul.-Oct.;
Fruit: brown; nut/nut-like

Conditions *

Light: Full sun Partial shade
Moisture: Wet
Soil pH: 4.7-7.5
Soil type: Clay Loamy Sandy
Flood depth: 0-12"

Habitat

fresh tidal and nontidal marshes, bogs, swamps, pond edges

Native to

Region: Coastal Piedmont Mountain *
States:

Wildlife

Small mammal *

Notes

grows best where water rarely draws down



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/218.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004