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smooth black sedge
Carex nigra
smooth black sedge Sedge Family
Carex nigra Cyperaceae
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common name
  smooth black sedge
accepted scientific name
  Carex nigra (L.) Reichard
rules for finding collection records
  Carex acuta (10)
  Carex goodenowii (39)
  Carex nigra (668)
  Carex vulgaris (19)
family name
  Cyperaceae
Image Author: ©2006 Kristian Peters
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Sedge
Plant Observed beginning of May thru 3rd week of September

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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