All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<b>Ästiger Igelkolben</b> (Simple-stem Burr Reed)<br><i>Sparganium erectum</i><br><br>
Ästiger Igelkolben (Simple-stem Burr Reed)
Sparganium erectum

These plants like to grow in damp areas, I found this in a ditch in the Weidmoos Preserve. It is a monoecious plant, the male flowers are separate from the female flowers.

clr: 6-g