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|Family: Juncaginaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Triglochin||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Triglochin striata Ruiz & Pav.
Habit: Perennial herb 1--2(4.5) dm, mat-forming; rhizomes spreading to ascending, slender. Leaf: 5--20(45) cm, 1(2) mm wide, +- elliptic in ×-section; ligule 1--2.5 mm, tip rounded to acuminate. Inflorescence: aerial raceme, 5--25(32) cm, < to > leaves; pedicels 0.4--2.1(3.5) mm in fruit, spreading to ascending. Flower: perianth parts (< 6)6, (< 0.6)0.6--1 mm; stamens (< 6)6, often unequal; fertile carpels 3. Fruit: mericarps 3, 1--1.5 mm, fully separating, abaxially strong-3-keeled. Chromosomes: 2n=18,24.
Ecology: Uncommon. Brackish to freshwater coastal marshes, springs; Elevation: < 30 m. Bioregional Distribution: NCo, CCo, n SCo; Distribution Outside California: to Washington, southeastern United States; Chile, Australasia, Africa, Madagascar, naturalized western Europe. Flowering Time: May--Sep
eFlora Treatment Author: David J. Keil
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Triglochin scilloides
Next taxon: Laxmanniaceae
Citation for this treatment: David J. Keil 2016. Triglochin striata, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=47201, accessed on July 24, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on July 24, 2016.