EPPO Global Database

Schoenoplectus californicus(SCPCA)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: SCPCA
  • Preferred name: Schoenoplectus californicus
  • Authority: (C.A. Meyer) Palla


USA (southern), Mexico, Central America, South America (Colombia to Bolivia, southern cone)

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Schoenoplectus tatoria (Kunth) Palla
Scirpus californicus (C.A.Meyer) Steudel
Scirpus decipiens A.St-Hilaire
Scirpus tatoria Kunth

Common names
Name Language
California bulrush English (US)
southern bulrush English (US)
kalifornische Simse German
estoquilla Spanish
paja de gotellar Spanish
tagua-tagua Spanish
junco-gigante Portuguese (BR)