Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Learn how to best distinguish Fox Sedge from C. annectens and C. stipata at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales
Aquatic & Wetland Plants of Southeastern US (Godfrey & Wooten, 1979 & 1981)
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
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Terry Holdsclaw tdh_c_vulpinoidea_6212
May Catawba County NC
Inflorescence 4-12cm long, somewhat bristly in superficial appearance, per Aquatic and Wetland Plants of Southeastern United States by Robert K. Godfrey, Jean W. Wooten.
Terry Holdsclaw tdh_carex_vulpinoidea_1
May Iredell County NC
Leaves longer than the flowering stem, per Weakley's Flora (2012).
JK Marlow jkm190604_9010
June Greenville County SC
Perigynia dull yellow-green or pale brown at maturity (not red-dotted), per Weakley's Flora (2012).