Eleocharis dulcis


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Related to Eleocharis dulcis: Chinese water chestnut, Trapa natans, Water chestnuts
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Noun1.Eleocharis dulcis - Chinese sedge yielding edible bulb-shaped tubersEleocharis dulcis - Chinese sedge yielding edible bulb-shaped tubers
water chestnut - edible bulbous tuber of a Chinese marsh plant
spike rush - a sedge of the genus Eleocharis
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Marsh swamp is predominantly covered with aquatic plants, i.e., Eleocharis dulcis, Lepironia articulata, Stenochlaena palustris, Philydrum lanuginosum, and Scleria purpurascens.