Carex retrorsa Schweinitz. Section: [26qq] Section 30 Vesicariae. Hab: Bottomland forests and nutrient-rich moist forests. Dist: NB and BC, south to n. NJ, sc. PA, IL, UT; reported, apparently erroneously, for DE and MD.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Syn: = C, F, FNA23, G, GrPl, K1, K3, K4, Mi, NE, NY, Pa, Mackenzie (1931-1935)