Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Commelinids: Poales
Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
The very similar Carex longii has been split off from C. albolutescens. Read more at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
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Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Native to the Carolinas & Georgia
Common in GA, common in Coastal Plain (uncommon to rare elsewhere in NC-SC)
Habitat: Low fields, bottomlands, per Weakley's Flora
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Basal? Alternate, 3-ranked?
Inflorescences: spikes w both staminate & pistillate flowers (pistillate above)
Nutlets yellowish to brownish
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