Carex aurea Nuttall. Section: [26z] Section 17b Bicolores. Golden-fruited Sedge. Phen: Late May-Aug. Hab: Wet calcareous sites, swamps, shores, and disturbed areas. Dist: NL west to AK, south to NY, nw. PA, s. OH, s. IN, s. IL, MN, KS, TX, NM, AZ, and CA.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Syn: = FNA23, GrPl, K3, K4, Mi, NE, NY, Pa; < Carex aurea – C, F, G, Tx