Carex trinervis

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Carex trinervis Degl.

Cyperaceae

Life form: grass

 

Arrangement: alternate
Leaves: semi-evergreen

Shape: linear

Division: simple

Shape: not specified
Fruit: nut

 

Inflorescence: spike

Petals: not specified
Habit: not specified

Growth form: not specified

Taxonomy

Divisio:
Magnoliophyta
Subdivisio:
Magnoliophytina
Classis:
Liliopsida
Subclassis:
Commelinidae
Superordo:
Juncanae
Ordo:
Cyperales

Carex trinervis is a grass.

Naming

Carex trinervis was described by Jean Vincent Yves Degland. The name is considered as validly published.

Taxonomy

Carex trinervis is a species in the genus Carex which contains approximately 2264 to 2485 species and belongs to the family of the Cyperaceae (Sedge Family). The type species of the genus is Carex hirta.

Characteristics

Growth

The grasses reach heights of 10 to 30 centimetres.

Leaves

Carex trinervis is semi-deciduous. The fern-green, simple leaves are alternate. They are linear with entire margins and parallel venation.

Flowers and Fruits

Carex trinervis produces flowers that are arranged in spikes from June to July.

The grasses produce nuts.

Root System

Distribution

Carex trinervis is native to France, Germany, Danmark and Poland.

Cultivation

Uses

Maintenance and Propagation

Cultivars

Pests and Diseases

Literature

  • Walter Erhardt, Erich Götz, Nils Bödeker, Siegmund Seybold: Der große Zander. Eugen Ulmer KG, Stuttgart 2008, ISBN 978-3-8001-5406-7. (Ger.)
  • Christoper Brickell (Editor-in-chief): RHS A-Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants. Third edition. Dorling Kindersley, London 2003, ISBN 0-7513-3738-2.

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