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Carex timida

Carex timida Naczi & B.A. Ford

Timid Sedge, Sedge

Cyperaceae (Sedge Family)


USDA Symbol: CATI6

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Size Notes: Up to about 1 foot tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow , Green , Brown
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul


USA: AL , AR , IN , KY , MO , OH , OK , TN

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2018-03-28
Research By: CBR

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