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Hawai'I Sedge (Carex alligata)

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Carex Alligata, or more commonly know as Hawai'I Sedge, is a graminoid of the genus Carex. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Carex Alligata or Hawai'I Sedge's floral region is Hawaii, specifically in the state of Hawaii.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Carex
  • Family: Cyperaceae
  • Order: Cyperales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Graminoid
  • Native Status: HI (N)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FACW+
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: H(FACW+)


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