Photos of Carex-stricta-~-upright-sedge

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Carex stricta ~ upright sedge



  • OBL

  • Michigan C Value: 4

  • commonly known as tussock sedge

  • can form huge, vertical tussocks (clumps)

  • springy edges of lakes and streams

  • prairie fens

  • v–shaped ligule

  • purple–tinged staminate scales

  • flowers mid–April – early–June

  • culms up to 1.5m tall

  • native

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