The plant, a member of the Cyperaceae family, grows in sphagnum bogs. The plant is tufted. The majority of the spikes are composed of female flowers, but a few male flowers are mixed in. Female flowers develop into fruits. Flowers and Fruit appear at the same time, from early to mid summer.
|Bloom Time:||Mid June to late July|
|Fruit Timing:||Mid June to late July|
|Global and State Rank:||G4, S4|
|Commercially available landscape plant?||No|
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