Photos of Carex-lacustris-~-lake-sedge

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Carex lacustris ~ lake sedge

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  • OBL

  • Michigan C Value: 6

  • typical of marshes and the wettest of wet meadows

  • can grow in shallow standing water

  • large, stout, upright culms to 1.3m

  • culms rough to touch beneath spike

  • upright spikelets

  • up to 150 perigynia per long, robust head

  • native

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