Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Carex picta Steudel. Section: [26ddd] Section 41 Pictae. Painted Sedge. Hab: Dry to dry-mesic oak-hickory forests. Dist: S. IN south through KY and c. TN to nc. GA (Jones & Coile 1988), c. AL, and LA

Origin/Endemic status: Endemic

Syn: = C, F, FNA23, G, K1, K3, K4, S, Tn, Mackenzie (1931-1935)

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image of plant© Alan Cressler: Carex picta, male flowers, Rottenwood Creek Gorge, Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, Cobb County, Georgia 1 by Alan Cressler source