Photos of Carex-hystericina-~-bottlebrush-sedge

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Carex hystericina ~ bottlebrush sedge

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  • OBL

  • Michigan C Value: 2

  • also known as "porcupine sedge"

  • in most wetland types except bogs

  • none of the perigynia are reflexed

  • perigynia with only small teeth

  • densely cespitose, stout

  • bottom spike often partially drooping when mature

  • culms to 1m

  • native

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