Carex careyana Torrey ex Dewey. Section: [26dd] Section 21 Careyanae. Phen: May-Jun. Hab: Nutrient-rich moist forests, mostly over calcareous rocks. Dist: NY west to MI and IA, south to sw. NC, AL and MO.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Taxonomy Comments: Naczi (1999b) reported a chromosome number of n = 34.
Synonymy: = Ar, C, F, FNA23, G, Il, K1, K3, K4, Mi, Mo1, NY, Pa, Tn, Va, W, Mackenzie (1931-1935); = n/a – RAB