Photos of Carex-tribuloides-~-blunt-broom-sedge

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Carex tribuloides ~ blunt broom sedge



  • FACW

  • Michigan C Value: 3

  • crowded spikelets

  • very narrow perigynia, always less than 2mm wide, cuneate at base

  • leaves are at least 3mm wide

  • inflorescence length greater than width

  • culms up to 1.2m tall

  • may be confused with C. scoparia when immature

  • flowers mid–May through end of June

  • uncommon in northern Michigan

  • native

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