Carex garberi Fernald. Garber's Sedge, Elk Sedge. Hab: Sandy swales and calcareous gravel shores. Dist: NL (Labrador) west to AK, south to NY, nw. PA, n. OH, nw. IN, ne. IL, n. MN, ND, MT, ID, and OR.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Syn: = GrPl, K3, K4, Mi, NE, NY, Pa; < Carex aurea – C; > Carex garberi var. garberi – F