Carex glaucodea


Synonym:
Family:Cyperaceae
Common Name:Glaucous sedge
Authority: Tuckerm.
Etymology:Carex = Greek for "to cut" referring to some with scabrous leaf margins, glaucodea = glaucous
C Value:5
Wetness:UPL
# of Species in  
Genus in Illinois:
193
Duration:Perennial
Reproduction:Monoecious
Flower Type:Imperfect
Growth Habit:Sedge
Leaf Arrangement:Alternate
Leaf Type:Simple
Leaf Margin:Entire
Leaf Toothing:
Flower Color:Inconspicuous
Habitat:moist soil, well drained, woodland forest and prairie
Status (State):Not Listed
Status (Federal):Not Listed
ID Tips:Blue-green glaucous foliage
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