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Carex joorii

Carex joorii L.H. Bailey

Cypress Swamp Sedge

Cyperaceae (Sedge Family)


USDA Symbol: CAJO2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like


USA: AL , AR , DE , FL , GA , KY , LA , MD , MO , MS , NJ , OK , SC , TN , TX , VA

National Wetland Indicator Status

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


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

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