Carex laxiculmis Schwein.
Common Name: SEDGE
Coefficient of Conservatism: 8
Coefficient of Wetness: 3
Wetness Index: FACU
Physiognomy: Nt P-Sedge

Carex laxiculmis var. copulata A. A. Reznicek var. copulata

Usually in rich deciduous forests, often near streams. Carex laxiculmis var. copulata (L. H. Bailey) Fernald, with green leaves 4.5–8.5 mm wide and C. laxiculmis var. laxiculmis with glaucous leaves 6.5–11.5 mm wide both have essentially the same range in Michigan, but var. copulata is more common, and more frequently occurs in wetter forests.

Locations

Berrien County
Cass County
Eaton County
Gratiot County
Hillsdale County
Ingham County
Ionia County
Jackson County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Lake County
Lenawee County
Macomb County
Midland County
Monroe County
Oakland County
Saginaw County
Sanilac County
Shiawassee County
St. Clair County
Tuscola County
Washtenaw County
Wayne 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=991.