Flora of the Southeastern United States
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Carex oxylepis Torrey & Hooker. Section: [26ff] Section 23b Hymenochlaenae. Sharp-scaled Sedge. Phen: Mar-Jun. Hab: Bottomlands, calcareous forests. Dist: VA, KY, IL, MO, and OK south to c. peninsular FL and TX.

Origin/Endemic status: Endemic

Syn: = Ar, C, ETx1, F, FNA23, G, GW1, K4, Mo1, NcTx, RAB, S, Tx, Va, W, WH3, Mackenzie (1931-1935); > Carex oxylepis var. oxylepis – K1, K3, Tn; > Carex oxylepis var. pubescens – K1, K3, Tn

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