Rosy Sedge

Carex rosea

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Carex rosea, the rosy sedge, is a flowering plant and part of the Cyperaceae family. Synonyms for Carex rosea include Carex concoluta, and Carex flaccidula. It is native to central and eastern North America and it exists in wet to dry soils. Carex rosea can be found in shores of streams and bottomlands, as well as ponds. It is known to have great adaptations to dry-shade locations. This is an evergreen, easy-to-grow-plant.

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  1. (c) Charlie Hohn, some rights reserved (CC BY), http://www.inaturalist.org/photos/930349
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carex_rosea

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