Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


2339

Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Perennial
Monoecious

Native to Georgia
Documented growing wild in GA - -

Rare

Look for it in dry calcareous barrens, per Weakley's Flora

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...Dry

LEAVES:
Simple
Basal or alternate, 3-ranked

FLOWER:
Unisexual
Perianth absent
3 stamens
Superior ovary
Inflorescence a spike

FRUIT:
Nutlet

 

TO LEARN MORE about this plant, look it up in a good book!



Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Carex crawei   FAMILY Cyperaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Carex crawei   FAMILY Cyperaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Crawe's Sedge