Sparganium erectum L.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

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Sparganium erectum (rights holder: Jan Ševčík) © Jan Ševčík

Branched Burreed

Branched bur-reed is a perennial species that flowers from June to August (1). The leaves arise from rhizomes and die back at the end of each year (4). Although insects do visit the flowers, they are only attracted to male flowers, and so pollination by insects is not important. Pollination is mainly by wind, although self-fertilisation may occur. The fruits can float for a number of months, which... Text © Wildscreen

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