Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Carex radiata (Wahlenberg) Small. Section: [26d] Section 4.0 Phaestoglochin. Eastern Star Sedge. Phen: May-Jun. Hab: Mesic to wet-mesic forests. Dist: NS west to MB, south to SC, AL, LA, and OK.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = Ar, C, FNA23, K1, K3, K4, Mi, Mo1, NE, NY, Pa, Tn, Va; = Carex rosea – F, S, Mackenzie (1931-1935), misapplied; < Carex rosea – G, GrPl, RAB, W

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image of plant© Gary P. Fleming
image of plant© Gary P. Fleming