Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Carex
Family: Cyperaceae (Monocotyledon)
Taxon : Sedge
Group : Plant

SPECIES
cognata
NOTES

A tufted, rhizomatous perennial to 80 cm with flat leaves.


AUTHORITY
Kunth
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Spikes coarse and spiky due to two long projections from the utricle. Inflorescence of several spikes clustered at the top of the culm with one shortly peduncled one below
Colour: Green
Notes: Turns brown with age
Colour: Brown
Common Name
Sedge
Habitat
NOTES: A fynbos plant
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
November
December
Synonyms for Species
Carex drakenbergensis



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