Carex appalachica J.M. Webber & P.W. Ball

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Repository: BOON
Family: Cyperaceae
Common Name: Appalachian Sedge
Primary Collector: D.B. Poindexter
Primary Collector #: 08-1124
Date: 2008-09-03T00:00:00
Datum: WGS84
Reliability: Near
Latitude: 36.568222
Longitude: -81.206917
Elevation: 774 meters


Alleghany County: Piney Creek Township, Amelia. Located off of Elk Creek Church Rd. (SR 1344), ca. 0.3 mi from the Virginia State Line and ca. 1.7 mi north of Amelia, at the Andrews tract above/west of Elk Creek. Growing along northeast-facing Rich Cove slopes around large rock outcrops. Infrequent, native perennial graminoid.


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Derick B. Poindexter
Research Botanist

Department of Biology
I.W. Carpenter, Jr.
Herbarium (BOON)
572 Rivers St.
Boone, NC 28608

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