switch cane

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Noun1.switch cane - small cane of watery or moist areas in southern United States
bamboo - woody tropical grass having hollow woody stems; mature canes used for construction and furniture
Arundinaria, genus Arundinaria - North American bamboo
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Standing close to the inside edge of the track was a dapper young man with a light switch cane. He was distinctly out of place in such a gathering, for upon him was no ear-mark of the working class.
After circumventing the swamp, I forced my way through dense stands of switch cane where, I found out later, I picked up a couple hundred chiggers that also wanted, and got, a piece of me.
After four miles of trail and a mile of bushwhacking past the two swamps and through the switch cane, I waded a muddy, boot-sucking stream.