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Carex communis var. communis

Carex communis L.H. Bailey var. communis

Fibrousroot Sedge

Cyperaceae (Sedge Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: CACOC4

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like

Bloom Information

Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , CT , DC , DE , GA , IA , IL , KY , MA , MD , MI , MN , MO , MS , NC , NH , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , RI , SC , TN , VA , VT , WI , WV
Canada: NB , NS , ON , QC
Native Distribution:

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Mt. Cuba Center - Hockessin, DE

Additional resources

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

Metadata

Record Modified: 2013-06-25
Research By: SET

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