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Carex sheldonii
Sheldon's sedge

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in southeastern Washington; southeastern Washington to California, east to Idaho and Nevada.

Habitat: Swales, slow creeks, wet meadows, and openings in riparian forest.

Flowers: May-July

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Review Group 1 in Washington (WANHP)


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Accepted Name:
Carex sheldonii Mack.
Publication: Bull. Torrey Bot. Club. 42: 618. 1915. 1915.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Carex sheldonii checklist entry

OregonFlora: Carex sheldonii information

E-Flora BC: Carex sheldonii atlas page

CalPhotos: Carex sheldonii photos

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