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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Carex vacillans Drejer in C.J.Hartman, Sv. Norsk Exc.-Fl.: 131 (1846).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: N. Europe, E. Canada to NE. U.S.A.
10 FIN NOR SWE 14 RUN 72 LAB NBR NFL NSC PEI QUE 75 MAI MAS
Lifeform: Hemicr. or rhizome geophyte
Remarks: Probably a stabalised hybrid derived from C. nigra C. paleacea.
Family: Cyperaceae
Original Compiler: R.Govaerts