Photos: Garrylucas, Co.Cork
Long, narrow, lax spike of small, short-stalked greenish flowers. Style forms
short white tuft. Erect long, thin, fruit with 3 carpels, close-pressed against
stem. Grasslike long, fleshy leaves, deep-furrowed at base. Hairless. Rhizomatous. Flowering stems to 40cm.
Wet ground, fresh-water marshes, occasionally at fringes of salt-marshes.
Similar: Sea Arrowgrass, T. maritima.