Home > Fishing Alabama > Freshwater > Where to Fish in Alabama > Ponds > Pond Problems > Aquatic Plants > Field Guide to Aquatic Plants of Alabama > Emergent
Squarestem SpikerushScientific Name: Eleocharis quadrangulata
•Erect plant with single stem and no leaves, stem is square in cross-section.
•Terminal seedhead that appears scale-like with short white hairs often visible.
•Can form dense stands in shallow water similar to Scirpus spp.