Photos of Carex-vesicaria-~-blister-sedge

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Carex vesicaria ~ blister sedge

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  • OBL

  • Michigan C Value: 7

  • culms with sharp scabrous angles immediately below the lowest pistillate bract

  • widest leaf blades 3–5mm wide

  • perigynia ascending

  • ligule often longer than wide

  • perigynia inflated

  • often forming large tussocks

  • culms very sharply scabrous angled below the seedhead
  • native

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