Carex straminea Willdenow ex Schkuhr. Section: [26q] Section 12 Ovales. Straw Sedge. Phen: May-Jun. Hab: Pools in river scours, fresh tidal and nontidal marshes, other wetlands. Dist: MA west to WI, south to NC, KY, and MO.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Syn: = F, FNA23, K1, K3, K4, Mi, Mo1, NE, NY, Pa, Va; = Carex straminea var. straminea – C, G; ? Carex richii – Mackenzie (1931-1935)