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Branched Bur Reed_MG_0009

Observed: 21st May 2011 By: sharpham5sharpham5’s reputation in Plantssharpham5’s reputation in Plantssharpham5’s reputation in Plantssharpham5’s reputation in Plants
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No interactions present.

Species with which Branched Bur-reed (Sparganium erectum) interacts

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Natterjacktoad's picture

I think a shot of the flowers

I think a shot of the flowers would be needed for ID!

Sarah Patton

Tim Rich's picture

its a great picture!

its a great picture!

Tim Rich

Natterjacktoad's picture

Hi Tim Can you explain to me

Hi Tim

Can you explain to me how you can ID this from the leaves?
Thanks, Sarah

Sarah Patton

Tim Rich's picture

Not really, just years of

Not really, just years of experience. The angle the leaves are held at (after turning the phto!) and the way they are folded at right angles(-ish), and you can see the brownish tip which is quite characteristic. The whole lot together give the 'jizz' which differs from other things. Don't think that helps you though!

Tim Rich

Natterjacktoad's picture

Thanks Tim, I thought I might

Thanks Tim, I thought I might be missing something obvious!

Sarah Patton