Page author: David Giblin
Carex deflexa var. boottii
northern sedge

Distribution: Occurring chiefly east of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia to California, east to Alberta, Montana, Wyoming, and Colorado.

Habitat: Montane to alpine open forest and meadows.

Flowers: June-August

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Carex deflexa Hornem. var. boottii L.H. Bailey
Publication: Mem. Torrey Bot. Club. 1: 43. 1889.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Carex brevipes W. Boott, illegitimate name
Carex globosa Boott var. brevipes W. Boott ex Mack.
Carex rossii Boott var. brevipes (W. Boott) Kük.
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Carex deflexa var. boottii in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database

WA Flora Checklist: Carex deflexa var. boottii checklist entry

OregonFlora: Carex deflexa var. boottii information

E-Flora BC: Carex deflexa var. boottii atlas page

CalPhotos: Carex deflexa var. boottii photos

2 photographs:
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