Carex livida (Wahlenberg) Willdenow. Section: [26aa] Section 18 Paniceae. Hab: Bogs and fens. Dist: Circumboreal, south in North America to s. NJ, NY, MI, IN, MN, CO, and CA; also disjunct in Panama and South America.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Syn: = FNA23, Mi, NE, NY; > Carex livida var. radicaulis – K1, K3, K4