Carex radiata (Wahlenb.) Small
Common Name: STRAIGHT-STYLED WOOD SEDGE
Synonym: Carex rosea
Coefficient of Conservatism: 2
Coefficient of Wetness: 0
Wetness Index: FAC
Physiognomy: Nt P-Sedge

C. rosea of Michigan Flora.

Usually in rich moist deciduous or mixed forests.

This species and C. rosea are frequently confused. Carex radiata is a more slender plant, frequently paler or more yellowish green and of laxer form with more spreading clumps of more numerous stems. It often occurs in moister forests.

Locations

Alcona County
Alger County
Alpena County
Antrim County
Arenac County
Baraga County
Bay County
Berrien County
Branch County
Calhoun County
Cass County
Charlevoix County
Chippewa County
    Including Drummond Island
Clinton County
Delta County
Dickinson County
Eaton County
Emmet County
Genesee County
Gratiot County
Hillsdale County
Houghton County
Huron County
Ingham County
Iosco County
Iron County
Isabella County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Lake County
Lapeer County
Leelanau County
    Only on Fox Islands
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Mackinac County
Macomb County
Manistee County
Marquette County
Mason County
Mecosta County
Menominee County
Midland County
Monroe County
Muskegon County
Newaygo County
Oakland County
Oceana County
Ogemaw County
Ontonagon County
Oscoda County
Ottawa County
Roscommon County
Saginaw County
Sanilac County
Shiawassee County
St. Clair County
St. Joseph County
Tuscola County
Washtenaw County
Wayne County
Wexford County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 17, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1035.