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Lesser Pond Sedge (Carex acutiformis)

  • Lesser Pond Sedge (Carex Acutiformis) http://www.sagebud.com/lesser-pond-sedge-carex-acutiformis
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  • Lesser Pond Sedge (Carex Acutiformis) http://www.sagebud.com/lesser-pond-sedge-carex-acutiformis
    Credit: English: This photography was created by Artem Topchiy (user Art-top). Other photos see here???????: ??? ?????????? ?????? ????? ?????? (???????? Art-top). ?????? ?????????? ??. ????? | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Lesser Pond Sedge (Carex Acutiformis) http://www.sagebud.com/lesser-pond-sedge-carex-acutiformis
    Credit: English: This photography was created by Artem Topchiy (user Art-top). Other photos see here???????: ??? ?????????? ?????? ????? ?????? (???????? Art-top). ?????? ?????????? ??. ????? | Own work | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
  • Lesser Pond Sedge (Carex Acutiformis) http://www.sagebud.com/lesser-pond-sedge-carex-acutiformis
    Credit: Johann Georg Sturm (Painter: Jacob Sturm) | Figure from Deutschlands Flora in Abbildungen at http://www.biolib.de | License: PD Old
  • Lesser Pond Sedge (Carex Acutiformis) http://www.sagebud.com/lesser-pond-sedge-carex-acutiformis
    Credit: Martin Cilenšek | Scan from Naše škodljive rastl... (1892) | License: PD Old
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Carex Acutiformis, or more commonly know as Lesser Pond Sedge, is a graminoid of the genus Carex. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Carex Acutiformis or Lesser Pond Sedge's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Connecticut, Indiana, Massachusetts, Maryland and New York.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Carex
  • Family: Cyperaceae
  • Order: Cyperales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Graminoid
  • Native Status: L48 (I) CAN (I)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: OBL
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(OBL) 3(OBL)


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