Carex brunnescens
brown sedge

Distribution: Circumboreal at high latitudes, south through the Cascades to the Siskiyou Mountains of Oregon

Habitat: Wet places in the mountains

Flowers: May - August

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Carex brunnescens (Pers.) Poir.
Publication: Encycl., Suppl. 3: 286. 1813.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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ssp. brunnescens – brownish sedge
Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Carex brunnescens checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Carex brunnescens atlas page.

CalPhotos: Carex brunnescens photos.

USDA Plants: Carex brunnescens information.

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