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Eriophorum viridicarinatum ~ green keeled cotton grass

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Characteristics:
  • OBL
  • Michigan C Value: 8
  • also known as "thin-leaf cotton grass"
  • leaves flat
  • long pedicels and several of the spikelets nodding
  • scales thin and drab
  • mid-nerve of scale is prominent all the way to tip
  • mature achenes ~3mm long
  • native