[The Flora of Mt. Adams]

The Sedge Family on Mt. Adams

Cyperaceae

A colorful autmn sedge (Showy Sedge: Carex spectabilis) as seen at 7000' near the base of the Mazama Glacier on Mt. Adams .......................October 13, 2006.

The photo at right shows a specimen of Carex spectabilis.

1. The Sedges of Mt. Adams: The Genus Carex -

2. The Spike-rushes of Mt. Adams: The Genus Eleocharis -

3. The Cotton-grass of Mt. Adams: The Genus Eriophorum -

4. The Bulrush of Mt. Adams: The Genus Scirpus -

5. The Bulrushes of Mt. Adams: The Genus Trichophorum -

6. Unidentified Sedge D

7. Unidentified Sedge E

8. Unidentified Sedge F

9. Unidentified Sedge J

10. Unidentified Sedge K

11. Unidentified Sedge L

12. Unidentified Sedge M

13. Unidentified Sedge N


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