Carex shortiana Dewey. Section: [26vv] Section 35 Shortianae. Phen: May-Jun. Hab: Calcareous bottomlands, moist forests, and meadows. Dist: PA, s. ON, IL, and IA, south to w. VA, e. TN, AR, and OK.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Synonymy: = Ar, C, F, FNA23, G, GrPl, Il, K1, K3, K4, Mo1, NY, Pa, Tn, Va, W, Mackenzie (1931-1935)