Carex hirtifolia Mackenzie. Section: [26nn] Section 27 Hirtifoliae. Phen: Mar-Jun. Hab: Nutrient-rich, though often rather dry, forests and woodlands. Dist: NB west to MN, south to MD, sw. VA, c. TN, KY, MO, and e. KS.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Synonymy: = C, F, FNA23, G, GrPl, Il, K1, K3, K4, Mi, Mo1, NE, NY, Pa, Tn, Va, W, Mackenzie (1931-1935)