Photos of Carex-blanda-~-eastern-woodland-sedge

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Carex blanda ~ eastern woodland sedge



  • FAC

  • Michigan C Value: 1

  • also known as bland sedge

  • beak of perigynium is bent strongly

  • widest leaves usually less than 8 mm wide

  • perigynia rounded triangular; swollen, tapering at base

  • often awned pistillate scales

  • found in moist forests or rich upland beech/maple woods

  • often a yard and disturbed area weed

  • native

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