Photos of Carex-castanea-~-chestnut-sedge

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Carex castanea ~ chestnut sedge



  • FACW

  • Michigan C Value: 6

  • leaf sheaths and blades (especially near base) somewhat hairy

  • length of pistillate spikelets typically 1–2.5 cm

  • cedar–fir forests, bogs, wet meadows, rich mixed woods, jack pine plains, rocky pools near Lake Superior

  • calciphile

  • native

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