Carex nigra (L.) Reichard

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

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Carex nigra (rights holder:)

Smooth Black Sedge

Plants not cespitose. Culms acutely angled, 10–110 cm, scabrous. Leaves: basal sheaths red-brown; sheaths of proximal leaves glabrous, fronts lacking spots and veins, apex truncate; blades epistomic, 2–4.5 mm wide, adaxially papillose. Inflorescences: proximal bract subequal to inflorescence, 1.5–4 mm wide. Spikes erect; proximal 2–3 spikes pistillate, 1.2–4.2 cm × 3–5 mm, base obtuse or acute... Text © Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA

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