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San Antonio River Authority
Carex crinita Lam.
USDA Symbol: cacr6
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Robust with long, nodding spikes and strap-like leaves. Striking in appearance. (Ontario Native Plants 2002)
Bloom InformationBloom Color:
Not Applicable Bloom Notes: Perianth
AL , AR , CT , DC , DE , GA , IA , IL , IN , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , NC , NH , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , RI , SC , TN , TX , VA , VT , WI , WV Canada: NB
, QC Native Habitat:
Riparian USDA Native Status: L48(N), CAN(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Part Shade , Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist , Wet
CaCO3 Tolerance: Medium
From the National Suppliers Directory
According to the inventory provided by Associate Suppliers, this plant is available at the following locations:
Sunshine Farm & Gardens
- Renick, WVOhio Prairie Nursery
- Hiram, OH
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
North American Native Plant Society
- Etobicoke, ON
Herbarium Specimen(s)NPSOT 1102
Collected May 5, 1991 in Bexar County by Harold C. Walker
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Record Modified: 2012-06-30
Research By: TWC Staff