Photos of Carex-buxbaumii-~-Buxbaums-sedge

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Carex buxbaumii ~ Buxbaums sedge



Carex-buxbaumii-~-Buxbaums-sedge


Characteristics:

  • OB

  • Michigan C Value: 10

  • typical of calcereous fens and wet prairies

  • dark red–purple pistillate scales

  • perigynia minutely beaked, green glaucous

  • leaves to 4mm wide with revolute margins

  • culms up to 1m high

  • up to 40 perigynia per spikelet

  • stigmas 3

  • blooms in May

  • native



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