Carex bromoides subsp. montana


Contr. Univ. Michigan Herb. 17: 220, fig 4. 1990.

Treatment appears in FNA Volume 23. Treatment on page 325. Mentioned on page 323.

Plants densely cespitose. Rhizomes short, internodes 0.2–1(–8.5) mm. Culms 1–1.6 mm wide. Widest leaf blades 2.8–4.4 mm wide. Longest inflorescences 24–44(–53) mm. Perigynium beak 0.36–0.48 times as long as perigynium. 2n = 60, 62.

Phenology: Fruiting spring.
Habitat: Mountain streamsides, seeps in deciduous forests, rarely mountain bogs
Elevation: (400–)800–1400 m


Carex bromoides subsp. montana is endemic to the southeastern portion of the Blue Ridge Physiographic Province.

Selected References


Lower Taxa