Photos of Carex-vulpinoidea-~-fox-sedge

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Carex vulpinoidea ~ fox sedge



  • OBL

  • Michigan C Value: 1

  • widespread and common on usually open ground

  • long, slender, interrupted inflorescences

  • somewhat similar to C. annectens

  • conspicuous setaceous bracts subtend most of the spikelets

  • perigynia beaks more than 0.7mm long

  • leaves usually as long as (or longer) than culm

  • culms up to 1m tall

  • flowers from May through mid–August

  • native

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