Page author: David Giblin
Carex bolanderi
Bolander's sedge

Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington British Columbia to California, east to Rocky Mountains, also in Mexico.

Habitat: Springs, moist slopes, riparian forests, shores, upper margins of salt marshes, and ditches.

Flowers: May-July

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Carex bolanderi Olney
Publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts. 7: 393. 1868. 1868.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Carex deweyana Schwein. var. bolanderi (Olney) W. Boott
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Carex bolanderi in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Carex bolanderi checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Carex bolanderi atlas page.

CalPhotos: Carex bolanderi photos.

USDA Plants: Carex bolanderi information.

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