Page author: David Giblin
Carex deweyana
dewey's sedge
WTU specimens
Other herbaria
WTU images

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in northeastern Washington; Alaska to northeastern Washington, east to Northwest Territory and south through Montana to Colorado, further eastward to the Atlantic Coast.

Habitat: Open or riparian forest, swamps, cliffs, damp thickets, and mesic meadow edges.

Flowers: May-July

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Description:

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Accepted Name:
Carex deweyana Schwein.
Publication: Ann. Lyceum Nat. Hist. New York. 1: 65. 1824.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
(none provided)
Infraspecies:
var. deweyana – Dewey's sedge    Occurring east of the Cascades crest in northeastern Washington; Alaska to northeastern Washington, east to Northwest Territory and south through Montana to Colorado, further eastward to the Atlantic Coast. Uncommon in the Pacific Northwest.
Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Carex deweyana checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Carex deweyana atlas page.

CalPhotos: Carex deweyana photos.

USDA Plants: Carex deweyana information.

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