Photos of Carex-folliculata-~-northern-long-sedge

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Carex folliculata ~ northern long sedge



  • OBL

  • Michigan C Value: 10

  • perigynia very narrowly lanceolate

  • staminate spikelet solitary

  • broadest leaf blades 5mm to 17mm wide

  • common in wetlands with sandy soils near Lake Michigan in Michigan's Lower Peninsula

  • uncommon and local in other parts of Michigan's Lower Peninsula; typically in cedar swamps

  • typically found in slightly acidic soils

  • native

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