Page author: David Giblin
Carex hoodii
Hood's sedge

Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska to California, east to Sasketchewan, South Dakota, and Colorado.

Habitat: Dry or mesic meadows, rocky slopes, scree, talus, open forest, sagebrush desert, and recent burns.

Flowers: May-June

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Carex hoodii Boott
Publication: Fl. Bor.-Amer. 2: 211, plate 211. 1839.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Carex hoodii checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Carex hoodii atlas page.

CalPhotos: Carex hoodii photos.

USDA Plants: Carex hoodii information.

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