Page author: David Giblin
Carex neurophora
alpine nerve sedge

Distribution: Occurring in the Cascades Range and Olympic Mountains in Washington; Washington to California, east to Montana and Colorado.

Habitat: Alpine wet meadows, springs, stream banks, peatlands

Flowers: July-August

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Carex neurophora Mack.
Publication: Ill. Fl. Pacific States. 1: 298, fig. 706. 1923.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Carex vernacula L.H. Bailey var. hobsonii Maguire
Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Carex neurophora checklist entry

OregonFlora: Carex neurophora information

E-Flora BC: Carex neurophora atlas page

CalPhotos: Carex neurophora photos

3 photographs:
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