Eriophorum vaginatum

Eriophorum vaginatum, Photo: Michael Lahanas

Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Magnoliophyta
Classis: Liliopsida
Subclassis: Commelinidae
Ordo: Poales
Familia: Cyperaceae
Genus: Eriophorum
Species: Eriophorum vaginatum


Eriophorum vaginatum L. (Hare's-tail Cottongrass, Tussock Cottongrass, Sheathed Cottonsedge) is a species of perennial herbaceous plants in the family Cyperaceae, native to bogs and other acidic wetlands throughout the Holarctic Kingdom. It is a 30-60 cm high tussock-forming plant with erect solitary spikelets.

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