These tall plants are oftem mistaken for sedges because of their spiky flowers or grasses because of their tall grass-like leaves. They are wetland wildflowers with small bulbous flowers clasping the stem.
Flower Type: Flower too small to see individually and clustered into dense found heads that develop into burr-like fruits
Flower Color: Whitish-green
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Plant Type: Wildflower (Tall - 1-5 feet)
Leaf Type: Long, narrow, entire (smooth edged), stiff and 3-sided.
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