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Carex haydenii

Carex haydenii Dewey

Hayden's Sedge

Cyperaceae (Sedge Family)

Synonym(s): Carex rousseaui, Carex stricta var. decora

USDA Symbol: CAHA7

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

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Not Applicable
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug
Bloom Notes: Perianth absent. Bloom time refers to fruiting period for Carex spp.

Distribution

USA: CT , DE , IA , IL , IN , MA , ME , MI , MN , MO , ND , NH , NJ , NY , OH , PA , RI , SD , VT , WI
Canada: MB , NB , NS , ON , QC
Native Habitat: Riparian,Swamp/Marsh

Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade , Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: OBL OBL OBL OBL OBL OBL
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 haydenii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Carex haydenii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Carex haydenii

Metadata

Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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