130604 REMOTE SEDGE Carex remota (Cyperaceae) Height to 60cm
Slender and rather distinctive sedge of damp, shady places. FLOWERS are arranged in an extended inflorescence, 10-20cm long, with widely spaced spikes and long, leafy bracts (Jun-Aug). FRUITS are greenish, egg-shaped and flattened with a short beak. LEAVES are pale green, narrow and rough-edged. STATUS-Widespread and locally common.