Carex stenophylla subsp. eleocharis (Bailey) Hult.
FamilyCyperaceae — APG family: Cyperaceae
SynonymsCarex duriuscula C. A. Mey., Carex eleocharis Bailey, Carex stenophylla var. enervis
DescriptionCulms smooth, slender, extending beyond leaves, from slender, dark, fibrous rhizomes; leaves narrow; splkes with staminate flowers at tip, pistillate flowers at base, formmg head; perigynia ovate, dlstmctly nerved, with short beak, scabrous in margin,
EcologyGrassy meadows, rocks, sandy soil; in mountains to at least 1,200 meters. C. stenophylla described from Pannonia (Austria), subsp. eleocharis from Saskatche- wan.
Broken line on circumpolar map indicates range of other subspemes of this com- plicated complex.
Hultén's Flora About

This is a digital representation of Eric Hultén’s ‘Flora of Alaska and Neighboring Territories: A Manual of the Vascular Plants’, which was published by Stanford University Press in 1968. The book was digitized by C. Webb (at UAMN) as part of the Flora of Alaska project, with funding by the US NSF (Grant 1759964 to Ickert-Bond & Webb), and with permission of Stanford University Press. Data and images © 1968 Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. Univ. Usage licence: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0. NB: You may find OCR errors; please refer to the hard-copy if in doubt.