Carex lativena

Carex lativena

Scientific Name with Author

Carex lativena S.D. & G.D. Jones


Carex planostachys Kunze 

Common Name
Broadvein sedge, Cedar sedge


Considered a synonym of C. planostachys, which makes it widespread and common.

Important Literature

Licher, M.H., J. McGrath, W.R. Norris, & G.R. Rink. 2020. Carex, p.69-96. IN: Flora Neomexicana III: An Illustrated Identification Manual, Part 1. Introduction, Spore Plants, Gymnosperms, Monocotyledonous Plants, Glossary.

Information Compiled By
Jim McGrath 2019

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