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Carex lurida

Carex lurida Wahlenb.

sallow sedge, shallow sedge

Carex lurida (Sallow Sedge)
Image ID: 13378
Image by: Sorrie, Bruce A.
Image Collection: NCBG Digital Library

PLANT INDEX

ID_PLANT: CALU5
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Carex lurida
Include in WOTAS: 0
Publish to Web: 1
Last Modified: 2020-01-01

GENUS INDEX

GENUS CODE: CAREX
GENUS SCIENTIFIC: Carex
GENUS AUTHORITY: L.
GENUS COMMON: Sedge
GENUS SUMMARY: (by Alan S. Weakley and Bruce A. Sorrie)
GENUS IDENTIFICATION: Identification notes: All species of this section in our area form large clonal colonies by rhizomes.
GENUS REFERENCES: Mackenzie (1931-1935)=M; Ball & Reznicek in FNA (2002b); Goetghebeur in Kubitzki (1998b); Frye & Lea (2001). Key to sections adapted closely from FNA.

FAMILY INDEX

FAMILY CODE: CYPERA
FAMILY SCIENTIFIC: Cyperaceae
FAMILY AUTHORITY: A.L. de Jussieu 1789
FAMILY COMMON: Sedge Family
FAMILY SUMMARY: A family of about 100 genera and 5000 species, mostly herbs, cosmopolitan.
FAMILY REFERENCE: Ball, Reznicek, & Murray in FNA (2002b); Muasya et al. (2009); Tucker (1987); Goetghebeur in Kubitzki (1998b).

NCBG DESCRIPTIVES

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DURATION: Perennial
HABIT: Grass/Grasslike

LEAF ARRANGEMENT: Alternate, Basal
LEAF COMPLEXITY: Simple
LEAF RETENTION:

FLORAL CHARACTERISTICS
SYMMETRY:
BLOOM TIME: Jun-Sep
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
x x x x x x x x

BLOOM COLOR:
White Red Pink Orange Yellow Green Blue Lavender Purple Violet Brown Not Applicable
x x

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DISTRIBUTION
HABITAT TYPE:
NATIVE RANGE: e. North America to eastern Mexico

HORTICULTURAL
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Cultural Notes:

SOIL MOISTURE: Average, Moist/Wet
LIGHT EXPOSURE: Sun, Part Shade, Shade
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GRIM ACCESSIONS

acc_id acc_num acc_dt coll_id Action
3568 1991-0224 View
4078 1992-0234 View
5580 1995-0704 View
5993 1995-1124 View
6606 1996-0241 View
8144 2004-0154 2006-05-19 View


GRIM COLLECTIONS

Coll_id Project Collection date Collector Action
405 SOS 2015-06-25 Driskill View
416 SOS 2015-07-13 Dakar View
440 SOS 2015-08-17 Heraty View
658 SOS 2016-07-13 Flood View
665 SOS 2016-07-25 Dakar View


GRIM PLANTINGS

plt_num acc_id loc_num pers_num inst_dt Action
5831 3568 64 NCBG staff 1991-07-08 View
6406 4078 200 NCBG staff 1993-03-01 View
8094 5580 204 NCBG staff 1993-01-01 View
8590 5993 2 NCBG staff 1992-01-01 View
9330 6606 123 NCBG staff 1996-03-28 View
9331 6606 27 NCBG staff 1996-08-22 View
11398 8144 200 NCBG staff 2003-02-14 View

USDA PLANTS DATABASE

USDA Symbol: CALU5
USDA Common Name: Shallow Sedge
Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
Distribution: USA (AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA, VT, WI, WV), CAN (LB, NB, NF, NS, ON, PE, QC)
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Graminoid

NATIONAL WETLAND INDICATOR STATUS

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: OBL OBL OBL OBL OBL

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 2016 National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.3 (Lichvar, R.W., D.L. Banks, W.N. Kirchner, and N.C. Melvin. 2016. The National Wetland Plant List: 2016 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2016-30: 1-17. Published 28 April 2016. ISSN 2153 733X). Regions: AGCP-Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain, AK-Alaska, AW-Arid West, CB-Caribbean, EMP-Eastern Mountains and Piedmont, GP-Great Plains, HI-Hawaii, MW-Midwest, NCNE-Northcentral and Northeast, WMCV-Western Mountains, Valleys & Coast

WEAKLEY FLORA

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Carex lurida
COMMON NAME: Sallow Sedge
SYNONYMY: [= C, F, FNA, G, GW, K, M, Pa, RAB, S, Tn, Va, WH3]
PHENOLOGY: Jun-Sep.
HABITAT: Bogs, fens, swamps, marshes, ditches, and other wetlands.
COMMENTS: NS west to MN, south to c. peninsular FL, Panhandle FL, and Mexico.
RANGE MAP:

Key to Map Symbols
ABOUT FAMILY (Weakley Flora)
Cyperaceae A.L. de Jussieu 1789 (Sedge Family)
SUMMARY: A family of about 100 genera and 5000 species, mostly herbs, cosmopolitan.
REFERENCE: Ball, Reznicek, & Murray in FNA (2002b); Muasya et al. (2009); Tucker (1987); Goetghebeur in Kubitzki (1998b).
ABOUT GENUS (Weakley Flora)
Carex L. (Sedge)
SUMMARY: (by Alan S. Weakley and Bruce A. Sorrie)
REFERENCE: Mackenzie (1931-1935)=M; Ball & Reznicek in FNA (2002b); Goetghebeur in Kubitzki (1998b); Frye & Lea (2001). Key to sections adapted closely from FNA.

HERBARIUM RESOURCES

SERNEC: Find Carex lurida in Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)
UNC SERNEC: Find Carex lurida in University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Herbarium - Southeast Regional Network of Experts and Collections (if available)

WEB RESOURCES

USDA: Find Carex lurida in USDA Plants
NPIN: Find Carex lurida in NPIN Database
FNA: Find Carex lurida in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Carex lurida

NCBG IMAGE RECORDS

ID IMAGE1: 13378
ID IMAGE2: 0
ID IMAGE3: 26916

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