Drooping Woodland Sedge (Carex arctata)


Carex Arctata, or more commonly know as Drooping Woodland Sedge, is a graminoid of the genus Carex. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Carex Arctata or Drooping Woodland Sedge's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Connecticut, Indiana, Massachusetts, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Virginia, Vermont and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Carex
  • Family: Cyperaceae
  • Order: Cyperales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Graminoid
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N) SPM (N)
  • State T/E Status: IN (E) NJ (E) OH (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: IN (black sedge) NJ (drooping wood sedge) OH (drooping wood sedge)

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