[The Wildflowers of the Columbia River Gorge]

The Sedges of the Columbia River Gorge

Cyperaceae

The photo above shows a close-up of the female heads in part of the inflorescence of slough sedge as seen at the webmaster's garden in Gresham, OR.........................April 2005.

True Sedges: The Genus Carex -

The Flatsedges: The Genus Cyperus -

The Spike-rushes: The Genus Eleocharis -

The Cotton-grass: The Genus Eriophoroum -

The Hemicarpha: The Genus Hemicarpha -

The Beakrushes: The Genus Rhyncospora -

The Bulrushes or Clubrushes: The Genus Scirpus -


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