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Carex granularis Muhl. ex Willd.
Limestone meadow sedge
USDA Symbol: CAGR3
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Pale, glaucous leaves in a rosette with fruit like a small corncob. Adaptable to difficult soils. (Ontario Native Plants 2002)
Bloom InformationBloom Color:
Not Applicable Bloom Time:
Apr , May , Jun , Jul Bloom Notes: Perianth
absent. Bloom time refers to fruiting period for Carex spp.
AL , AR , CT , DC , DE , FL , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MS , NC , ND , NE , NH , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , SC , SD , TN , TX , VA , VT , WI , WV , WY Canada: NB
, ON Native Habitat:
Wet Meadow/Prairie/Field USDA Native Status: L48(N), CAN(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: High
Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade , Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry , Moist
CaCO3 Tolerance: High
Soil Description: Clay
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff