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Beautiful, octopus-like plant with purple fruiting bodies that resemble tentacles. It grows at the water's edge and is about 2 feet tall. Stems are thin, straight and reedy.


Seen at the border of a non-tidal marsh at Tanglewood Nature Center. The marsh is surrounded by dense, temperate woodland.

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mauna Kunzah
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mauna Kunzah

New York, USA

Lat: 42.11, Long: -76.88

Spotted on Apr 28, 2019
Submitted on May 2, 2019

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