Carex folliculata L.
Common Name: SEDGE
Coefficient of Conservatism: 10
Coefficient of Wetness: -5
Wetness Index: OBL
Physiognomy: Nt P-Sedge

Relatively frequent in swamps on sandy soils near Lake Michigan in the Lower Peninsula; uncommon and local elsewhere in swamps and cedar swamps; in at least slightly acidic soils. The collection from Washtenaw Co. mapped in Michigan Flora was mislabeled.


Alger County
Allegan County
Benzie County
Berrien County
Chippewa County
Delta County
Grand Traverse County
Gratiot County
Houghton County
Iosco County
Kent County
Keweenaw County
    Only on Isle Royale
Lake County
Leelanau County
Manistee County
Mason County
Midland County
Muskegon County
Newaygo County
Oceana County
Ottawa County
Saginaw County
Schoolcraft County
Van Buren County
Wexford County


MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. July 23, 2021.