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Carex cryptolepis Mack.
Synonym(s): Carex flava var. fertilis
USDA Symbol: CACR9
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
Bloom InformationBloom Color:
Not Applicable Bloom Time:
Jun , Jul , Aug Bloom Notes: Perianth
absent. Bloom time refers to fruiting period for Carex spp.
, WI Canada: NB
, QC Native Habitat:
Riparian,Swamp/Marsh,Fresh Water Aquatic
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun , Part Shade , Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist , Wet
Soil pH: Alkaline (pH>7.2)
CaCO3 Tolerance: High
Soil Description: Sand
National Wetland Indicator Status
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
Record Last Modified: 2013-08-14
Research By: TWC Staff