Warty Sedge (Carex verrucosa )

A new species added to my iNaturalist observation! I don’t know how many times I have driven by this thinking it was sawgrass.

Warty Sedge | March 2020 | Alice Mary Herden
Warty Sedge | March 2020 | Alice Mary Herden

Surprisingly there is not a voucher specimen in the Plant Atlas for Hernando County. ( https://florida.plantatlas.usf.edu/Plant.aspx?id=2084#specdist)

Warty Sedge | March 2020 | Alice Mary Herden
Warty Sedge | March 2020 | Alice Mary Herden

 

Bordering the edge of the cypress dome.


Links

https://florida.plantatlas.usf.edu/Plant.aspx?id=2084

https://plants.usda.gov/core/profile?symbol=CAVE8

https://plants.usda.gov/growth_habits_def.html

https://bugwoodcloud.org/CDN/floridainvasives/Graminoids.pdf

https://bugwoodcloud.org/CDN/floridainvasives/Graminoids.pdf