Carex lyngbyei
Lyngbye's sedge

Distribution: Circumboreal along the seacoasts; south to northern California in our area

Habitat: Coastal marches and tidal flats

Flowers: April - July

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Carex lyngbyei Hornem.
Publication: Fl. Dan. 11(32): 6, plate 1888. 1827. 1827.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Carex cryptocarpa C.A. Mey.
Carex lyngbei Hornem. var. cryptocarpa (C.A. Mey.) Hultén
Carex lyngbyei Hornem. var. robusta (L.H. Bailey) Cronquist [HC]
Carex salina Wahlenb. var. robusta L.H. Bailey
Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Carex lyngbyei checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Carex lyngbyei atlas page.

CalPhotos: Carex lyngbyei photos.

USDA Plants: Carex lyngbyei information.

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