Carex albursinaSheldon
accepted accepted accepted
White Bear Sedge


CAYUGA FLORA (1926) NOTES: Rich woodlands and banks, on a gravelly or loamy, more or less calcareous, sub-stratum; frequent. May 20-June. Near Michigan Hollow Swamp; Jennings Pond; foot of hill, Lick Brook; Enfield Glen (D.); Six Mile Creek; woods near Freeville (D.); woods around McLean Bogs (D.); ravine near Elm Beach, Romulus; and elsewhere. W. Que. and Vt. to Minn., southw. to Va., Tenn., Mo., and Iowa. A plant of the rich soils of the interior.

BH SPECIMENS FOR Carex albursina (this list may be incomplete)
 Ithaca, Six Mile Creek, 15 May 1921, Bailey (BH 5342);
 Ithaca, Inlet Valley, south of Lick Brook, foot of wooded hill, 3 Jun 1918, Bechtel & Wiegand 9503 (BH 5345);
 Ulysses, Taughannock, 21 May 1905, Burnham (BH 5343);
 Danby, by road on east side of Michigan Hollow, rich woods, 21 May 1935, Clark & Wilson 1564 (BH 6008);
 Ithaca, 1868, Lord (BH 5338);
 Ithaca, Six Mile Creek, west side, near quarry, rich wooded slope, 13 Jun 1917, Metcalf 7752 (BH 6007);
 Danby, Jennings Pond, grassy border of pond, 20 Jun 1917, Metcalf 7751 (BH 3667);
 Danby, east of Michigan Hollow, rich woods, 6 Jun 1917, Metcalf 7750 (BH 5346);
 Ithaca, above Van Natta Mill, rich slope, 6 Jun 1914, Thomas 1909 (BH 5344);
 near Freeville, northwest of Woodwardia Bog, rich woods, 18 May 1974, Wesley FRW569 (BH 5336);
 Ithaca, Six-Mile Creek, 27 May 1895, Wiegand (BH 5341);
 Ithaca, road just south of Enfield Creek, roadside by woods, 28 May 1918, Wiegand 9502 (BH 3666);
 Ithaca, north of Lick Brook, rich woods, base of hill, 6 Jun 1919, Wiegand 11643 (BH 5340);
 Ithaca, Six Mile Creek, north side, below Beech Woods, rich woodlands, 8 Jun 1919, Wiegand 11644 (BH 5337);
 Ithaca, Six-Mile Creek, Amphitheater, rich soil, 8 Jun 1919, Wiegand 11645 (BH 5339);