Plant Identification Database:
Cyperaceae (Sedge) [A-C]

The plant data on this site are a record of Bob Ronnow's field observations
which vary in accuracy and change with experience. For accurate and complete
information please use the links provided for each plant species and family.

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CLASSIFICATION
LEAVES
FLOWERS
FRUIT
BUDS
STEM
ECOLOGY
Common Name
Scientific Name
Genus
Family
Order
Class
LV: Arrangement
LV: Attachment
LV: Shape
LV: Size
LV: Form
LV: Edge
LV: Apex
LV: Base
LV: Surface
LV: Venation
LV: Color
FL: Parts
FL: Color
FL: Arrangement
FL: Position
FL: Size
FL: Season
FL: Petals
FL: Sepals
FL: Stamen
FL: Pistil
FL: Ovary
FR: Type
FR: Size
FR: Seed
FR: Color
FR: Season
BU: Scales
BU: Arrangement
BU: Color
BU: Shape
BU: Leaf Scars
ST: Type
ST: Size
ST: Growth
ST: Surface
ST: Color
ST: Pith
ST: Roots
EC: Edible
EC: Habitat
EC: Observations
Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae
Angled (3A)
Sand-rush Bulbostylis capillaris Bulbostylis Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Sedge Carex albolutescens Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Wetland
White bear sedge Carex albursina Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Forest
Gray sedge Carex amphibola Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Appalachian sedge Carex appalachica Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Forest
Woodland drooping sedge Carex arctata Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Forest
Golden sedge Carex aurea Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Bebb's broom sedge Carex bebbii Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Woodland sedge Carex blanda Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Forest
Brome sedge Carex bromoides Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Wetland
Silvery bog sedge Carex canescens Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Wetland
Colonial sedge Carex communis Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Forest
Bristly sedge Carex comosa Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Wetland
Field sedge Carex conoidea Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Grassland/Fields
Awned sedge Carex crinita Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Crested sedge Carex cristatella Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Wetland
Northern stalked sedge Carex debilis Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Dewey's sedge Carex deweyana Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Forest
Panicled sedge Carex diandra Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Wetland
Slender-spiked woodland sedge Carex digitalis Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Forest
Two-seeded bog sedge Carex disperma Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Sedge Carex emmonsii Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Forest
Yellow sedge Carex flava Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Long-culmed sedge Carex folliculata Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Slender sedge Carex gracillima Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Hale's meadow sedge Carex granularis Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Northern awned sedge Carex gynandra Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Hirsute sedge Carex hirsutella Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Grassland/Fields
Sedge Carex hormathodes Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Salt marsh
Sedge Carex howei Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Wetland
Porcupine sedge Carex hystericina Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Inland prickly sedge Carex interior Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Bladder sedge Carex intumescens Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Lakeside sedge Carex lacustris Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Wetland
Slender woolly-fruited sedge Carex lasiocarpa Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Wetland
Loose-flowered woodland sedge Carex laxiflora Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Forest
Delicate sedge Carex leptalea Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
One-nerved woodland sedge Carex leptonervia Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Forest
Hop sedge Carex lupulina Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Shallow sedge Carex lurida Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Wetland
Shiny green sedge Carex pallescens Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Grassland/Fields
Long-stalked sedge Carex pedunculata Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Forest
Pennsylvania sedge Carex pensylvanica Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Forest Cape Cod
Plantain-leaf sedge Carex plantaginea Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Forest
Broad-leaf sedge Carex platyphylla Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Forest
Twisted drooping sedge Carex prasina Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Beaded broom sedge Carex projecta Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Hooked sedge Carex retrorsa Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Wetland
Big star sedge Carex rosea Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Forest
Beaked sedge Carex rostrata Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Scabrous sedge Carex scabrata Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Broom sedge Carex scoparia Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Sedge Carex silicea Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Coastal
Bur sedge Carex sparganioides Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Forest
Long-beaked sedge Carex sprengelii Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Awl-fruited sedge Carex stipata Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Sedge Carex stricta Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Wetland
Swan's sedge Carex swanii Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Grassland/Fields; Forest
Slender straw sedge Carex tenera Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Riparian; Coastal
Riverside sedge Carex torta Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Riparian
Blunt broom sedge Carex tribuloides Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Wetland
Three-seeded bog sedge Carex trisperma Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Inflated sedge Carex vesicaria Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Wetland
Ribbed sedge Carex virescens Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Forest
Fox sedge Carex vulpinoidea Carex Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Twig rush Cladium mariscoides Cladium Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Salt marsh; Coastal
Chufa Cyperus spp. Cyperus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Basal Linear Green/Brown Spike >1' Angled (3A) Root raw
Red-scaled flatsedge Cyperus bipartitus Cyperus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A) Riparian
Galingale; Umbrella sedge Cyperus dentatus Cyperus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae
Yellow nut-grass Cyperus esculentus Cyperus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)
Galingale; Umbrella sedge Cyperus filiculmis Cyperus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae
Galingale; Umbrella sedge Cyperus grayi Cyperus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Coastal
Galingale; Umbrella sedge Cyperus polystachyos Cyperus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Wetland
Galingale Cyperus strigosus Cyperus Cyperaceae (Sedge) Cyperales Monocotyledonae Angled (3A)