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

One of the most distinctive species of this genus, frequent in sphagnum bogs in the northern part of the state, more local southward; usually on open mats.

Locations

Alger County
Alpena County
Baraga County
Bay County
Charlevoix County
Cheboygan County
Chippewa County
Crawford County
Emmet County
Gogebic County
Houghton County
Ingham County
Iron County
Isabella County
Kent County
Keweenaw County
    Including Isle Royale
Leelanau County
Luce County
Mackinac County
Marquette County
Newaygo County
Oakland County
Ontonagon County
Otsego County
Schoolcraft County
Van Buren County
Washtenaw County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 17, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1022.