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Carex bushii

Carex bushii Mack.

Bush's Sedge

Cyperaceae (Sedge Family)

Synonym(s): Carex caroliniana var. cuspidata

USDA Symbol: CABU5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , CT , DC , DE , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MS , NC , NE , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , SC , TN , TX , VA , VT , WI , WV

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACW FACW OBL FAC FAC
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.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Carex bushii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Carex bushii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Carex bushii

Metadata

Record Modified: 2014-02-25
Research By: SET

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