Mt. Rainier

Mt. Rainier Flora -- Carex preslii -- (Presl's Sedge)

presented by Susan McDougall

Carex preslii

Densely tufted with flat leaves, and up to two feet tall, this is typically a sedge of wet meadows, and roadsides as well, from 5,000-6,000 feet. Here it grows at a lower site.

Author: Susan McDougall
Comet Falls trailhead, Mount Rainier National Park
GPS: 46.7539, -121.8119, 2918
Date: August 6, 2015

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