Photos of Carex-emoryi-~-Emorys-sedge

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Carex emoryi ~ Emorys sedge



Carex-emoryi-~-Emorys-sedge


Characteristics:

  • OBL

  • Michigan C Value: 7

  • sedge meadows and streams

  • can form a characteristic band along river banks

  • shorter ligules than C. stricta

  • fewer granular papillae on perigynia

  • no leafy lower sheaths

  • cespitose and stout, to 1.1m

  • previous year's leaves often persist

  • spikelets may be more–robust than C. stricta

  • native



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