Carex fraseriana Ker Gawler. Fraser's Sedge, Lily-leaf Sedge. Phen: May-Jul. Hab: Cove forests, mostly rather acidic and associated with Rhododendron maximum, at moderate elevations. Dist: A Southern and Central Appalachian endemic: w. MD and s. PA south through w. VA and WV to w. NC, e. TN, nw. SC, and n. GA (Jones & Coile 1988).
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Syn: = Va; = Carex fraseri Andrews – WV; = Cymophyllus fraseri (Andrews) Mack. – C, F, G, RAB, S, W; = Cymophyllus fraserianus (Ker Gawl.) Kartesz & Gandhi – FNA23, K1, K3, K4, Pa, Tn