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  • Eleocharis acuta

    • Sharp spike-sedge

    • Scientific Name: Eleocharis acuta
    • Type: Native
    • Plant Life-form Type: short
    • Taxonomy: R. Br.
    • Presence: North, South, Stewart and Chatham Islands
    • Habitat: Stream and lake margins
    • Temperature (°C): cold water aquaria
    • Hardness (ppm): Hardy
    • Difficulty: Easy
    • Propagation: Transplant culms/dividing existing plants or from seed
    • Features: E. acuta culms are erect, green and very variable in size, from 2 to 90 cm tall. Uppermost leaf sheath is usually truncate, distinctly mucronate and has a thickened orifice. The terminal spike is up to 25 mm long.
    • Source: TIFBIS
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