OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

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

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Carex albolutescens   FAMILY Cyperaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Carex albolutescens   FAMILY Cyperaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 030-17-033:
Carex albolutescens   FAMILY Cyperaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Greenish-white Sedge


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Carex albolutescens   FAMILY Cyperaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Carex albolutescens   FAMILY Cyperaceae

INCLUDED WITHIN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 030-17-033:
Carex albolutescens   FAMILY Cyperaceae

 

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3949

Grass, Sedge, or Rush
Perennial
Monoecious

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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LEAVES:
Simple
Basal? Alternate, 3-ranked?

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Unisexual
Perianth absent
3 stamens
Superior ovary

Inflorescences: spikes w both staminate & pistillate flowers (pistillate above)

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Nutlets yellowish to brownish
Nutlet

 

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