Carex wiegandii Mack.
Common Name: WIEGAND'S SEDGE
Coefficient of Conservatism: 9
Coefficient of Wetness: -5
Wetness Index: OBL
Physiognomy: Nt P-Sedge
Status: SC

Rare along edges of bogs, along trails, and in open swamps, in acidic, peaty or sandy soils. A distinctive, stout, broad leaved (in contrast to its close relatives!) plant with a compact inflorescence. First collected in Michigan by E. G. Voss in 1984 in Luce Co.

Locations

Chippewa County
Delta County
Luce County
Mackinac 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=1082.