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Carex livida var. radicaulis

Carex livida (Wahlenb.) Willd. var. radicaulis Paine

Livid Sedge, Pale Stiff Sedge

Cyperaceae (Sedge Family)

Synonym(s): Carex livida var. grayana


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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Not Applicable
Bloom Notes: Perianth absent.


USA: AK , CA , CO , CT , ID , MA , ME , MI , MN , MT , NJ , NY , OR , VT , WA , WI , WY
Canada: NB , NS , PE

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2009-06-24
Research By: TWC Staff

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