Carex canescens [curta] Linnaeus 1753 (Family Cyperaceae)


Flowers

Fruit

Height: 20-50cm
Rarely Arbuscular Mycorrhizal
Perennial, Rhizomatous, Persistent Seed Bank
Monoecious, Flowering May - June (Earliest: 20.4)

Biotopes:
Pond Edge

Peat Bogs and Mires
Pollination: Wind
Possible Herbivores:
Euthrix potatoria

Hypenodes humidalis Larva

Psila fimetaria Larva

Several Tenthredinidae

Plateumaris discolor Larva
Possible Sapivores:
Cicadella viridis

Stroggylocephalus agrestis

Ecological Flora of the British Isles
Skye Flora: White Sedge


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