Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Carex hyalinolepis Steudel. Section: [26oo] Section 28 Paludosae. Shoreline Sedge. Phen: May-Jun. Hab: Tidal marshes, tidal and nontidal swamp forests. Dist: NJ south to Panhandle FL, west to TX, north in the interior to KS and NE; disjunct around the Great Lakes in MI, IN, and s. ON.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = Ar, C, ETx1, F, FNA23, K1, K3, K4, Mi, Mo1, NcTx, Pa, RAB, S, Tn, Tx, Va, WH3, Mackenzie (1931-1935); = Carex hyalinolepsis – GW1, misspelling; = Carex lacustris var. laxiflora – G

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