Carex teneraDewey
accepted accepted accepted
Quill Sedge


CAYUGA FLORA (1926) NOTES: Damp grassland in fields and by roadsides, in rocky or stony, mostly sterile, and somewhat acid, soils; frequent. June. Top of hill e. of Inlet s. of Lick Brook; South Hill (D.!) ; Six Mile Creek; n. end of Parkway, Cayuga Heights, abundant; near Esty Glen; Taughannock Point; s. w. of Waterburg; river thickets s. w. of Clyde; apparently absent in the McLean district and on the Ontario plain. N. B. to B. C, southw. to N. J., Ky., Ark., and Calif.; occasional on the Atlantic Coastal Plain.

BH SPECIMENS FOR Carex tenera (this list may be incomplete)
 Ithaca, Six Mile Creek, 21 Jun 1927, Bailey (BH 5224);
 Ulysses, Taughannock Point, 10 Jun 1904, Cipperly & Wiegand (BH 5220);
 northeast corner of Danby, Sabin Farm, dry field, 27 Jun 1937, Clausen & Lawrence 2607 (BH 5225);
 Ithaca, South Hill, near Andromeda ligustrina, 11 Jun 1884, Dudley (BH 2324);
 Ithaca, Buttermilk Falls State Park, upper Buttermilk Ravine, south facing slope, 17 Jun 1975, Krusi (BH 5227);
 Ithaca, South Hill, marsh, n= 27, 18 Jun 1937, Wahl 35227 (BH 5226);
 Ithaca, South Hill Swamp, 13 Jul 1893, Wiegand (BH 3695);
 Ithaca, South Hill, south of marsh, along ditch, 13 Jun 1916, Wiegand 5983 (BH 5223);
 Ulysses, southwest of Waterburg, meadow, 16 Jun 1918, Wiegand 9437 (BH 5222);
 Ithaca, Mill Brook, 6 Jun 1895, Wiegand (BH 5219);
 Ithaca, Cayuga Heights, at north end of Parkway, ditch, 9 Jun 1918, Wiegand 9438 (BH 6533);
 Newfield-Ithaca town line, east of Inlet, top of hill, open field, 6 Jun 1918, Wiegand & Eames 9439 (BH 5228);
 Lansing, near Esty Glen, on railroad, 8 Jul 1914, Wiegand & Metcalf 1797 (BH 5221);


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