A report on the rhizome of Scirpus americanus.

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dc.contributor.author Davis, Florence en_US
dc.coverage.spatial Grass Bay - Cheboygan Co. en_US
dc.coverage.spatial Pointe Aux Chenes en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2007-06-14T21:31:29Z
dc.date.available 2007-06-14T21:31:29Z
dc.date.issued 1990 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/54171
dc.description.abstract Scirpus americanus, also known as Three-square or Chair-maker's sedge, is one of the more common sedges in temperate North America. Its range extends from Newfoundland to Florida and west to the Pacific, also occurring in part of South America and Europe. It is an inhabitant of wet places, especially sandy shores and shallow waters of up to 1-2.5 foot depths. In this report, I will examine the pattern of rhizomal growth in Scirpus americanus. Some reference will be made to the possible similarities and differences between shoreline and aquatic growth. This species was chosen because it often grows in sand dunes, facilitating excavation and study of the rhizome. Aerial shoots and the demarcation of individual genets are often easily identified, as well. en_US
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dc.subject Boreal Flora en_US
dc.subject.classification Dune and Swale Complex en_US
dc.subject.classification Dunes en_US
dc.subject.other AQUATIC en_US
dc.subject.other PLANTS en_US
dc.subject.other VASCULAR en_US
dc.title A report on the rhizome of Scirpus americanus. en_US
dc.type Working Paper en_US
dc.subject.hlbsecondlevel Natural Resource and Environment en_US
dc.subject.hlbtoplevel Science en_US
dc.contributor.affiliationum Biological Station, University of Michigan en_US
dc.contributor.affiliationumcampus Ann Arbor en_US
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dc.owningcollname Biological Station, University of Michigan (UMBS)
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