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23 results for genus: Carex. section: [26bbb] Section 39 Acrocystis. More search options
FamilyScientific Name Common NameHabitatDistributionImage
CyperaceaeCarex albicans var. albicansWhite-tinged Sedge, Architectural SedgeDry woodlands, forests, and clearings.ME west to IL, and OK, south to DE, NC, SC, n. GA (Jones & Coile 1988), TN, and MO.image of plant
CyperaceaeCarex albicans var. australisSouthern White-tinged Sedge, Bellow's-beak SedgeDry woodlands.MD south to ne. FL and FL Panhandle, west to AR, OK, TX, and Mexico.image of plant
CyperaceaeCarex austrodeflexaCanebrake SedgeCanebrakes and acid swamps, very wet loamy pine savannas.Coastal Plain, from se. VA to Panhandle FL, west to s. AL; apparently disjunct in w. LA.image of plant
CyperaceaeCarex austrolucorumAppalachian Woodland SedgeXeric to mesic wooded slopes, usually in oak forests and northern hardwood forests.Sw. VA, s. WV, e. KY south to nw. SC, n. GA and ne. AL.image of plant
CyperaceaeCarex communisFibrous-rooted SedgeDry woodlands and forests, bluffs, rich forests, streambanks.PE west to MN, south to n. SC, c. GA (Jones & Coile 1988), and AR.image of plant
CyperaceaeCarex emmonsiiEmmons’s SedgeLongleaf pine sandhills, maritime forests, wet pine flatwoods, mesic or dry upland forests, sandy woodlands.NS west to ON and WI, south to SC, GA, AL, MS, and AR.image of plant
CyperaceaeCarex floridanaFlorida SedgeMesic hammocks, dry hammocks, maritime forests.S. NJ south to c. peninsular FL, west to TX. See McAvoy (2021) for discussion of the occurrence of this species in NJ, MD, DE, and VA.image of plant
CyperaceaeCarex heliophilaPlains SedgeDry to mesic upland forests, sandy, loamy, or loess prairies.ON west to BC, south to MI, IN, IL, MO, OK, NM, and WA.image of plant
CyperaceaeCarex lucorumNorthern Woodland SedgeMoist forests.NB west to MN, south to MD (Cecil County; C. Frye, pers. comm. based on specimen at DOV), DE (Knapp et al. 2011), and PA.image of plant
CyperaceaeCarex nigromarginataBlack-edged SedgeDry woodlands and forests.DE and NJ west to WI, south to SC, GA, and TX.image of plant
CyperaceaeCarex novae-angliaeNew England SedgeMoist forests.NL (Newfoundland) and ON, south to e. PA, n. WV, and WI.image of plant
CyperaceaeCarex peckiiPeck's SedgeMesic to dry calcareous rocky slopes and open forests, alvars.Boreal North America, reaching furthest south to n. NJ, NY, n. OH, s. MI, s. WI, e. IA, NE, CO, and BC.image of plant
CyperaceaeCarex pensylvanicaPennsylvania SedgeDry to moist woodlands and forests, grassy balds, shale barrens, rock outcrops.ME west to s, MB and ND, south to VA, KY, and AR.image of plant
CyperaceaeCarex reznicekiiReznicek’s SedgeDry to mesic forests and woodlands.RI, NY, PA, KY, and MO, south to SC, sw. GA, se. AL, Panhandle FL, n. MS and AR. To be expected in WV.image of plant
CyperaceaeCarex rugospermaParachute SedgeOld fields, shallow soils of rock outcrops, exposed forest margins.PE west to MN, south to GA, TN, IN, IL, and MO. Reported for South Carolina by Hill & Horn (1997).image of plant
CyperaceaeCarex species 3Fen SedgeUltramafic fens.Endemic (so far as is known) to the Glades, Alleghany County, NC and Grayson County, VA.
CyperaceaeCarex species 4Thin soils over acidic gneiss.Endemic (so far as is known) to Alleghany County, NC.
CyperaceaeCarex species 5In seepage in thin soils over granite and granitic gneiss.Buncombe County NC south to Greenville County, SC and Rabun County, GA.
CyperaceaeCarex species 6Balsam SedgeSpruce-fir forests, northern hardwoods forests, and grassy balds.W. NC and e. TN.
CyperaceaeCarex species 7Moderate to high elevation oak, acid coves, and other hardwood forests.Southern Appalachians and nearby, lower elevation provinces, the distribution still poorly known, probably VA and KY south to SC, GA, and AL.
CyperaceaeCarex species 8Northern hardwood forests.South to Blackwater Falls State Park, WV.
CyperaceaeCarex tonsaShaved SedgeDry rock outcrops, xeric disturbed areas, old fields.QC west to AB, south to VA, WV (Vanderhorst et al. 2013), nw. SC, n. GA, e. TN, IN, and WI.image of plant
CyperaceaeCarex umbellataParasol SedgeLimestone barrens, other barrens and glades, old fields, mowed areas, other open habitats.Greenland west to AK, south through MN to TX and eastward.image of plant

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