EPPO Global Database

Carex recta(CRXRC)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CRXRC
  • Preferred name: Carex recta
  • Authority: Boott


North America, just extending to northwest Europe. This species is similar to C. halophila (q.v.) in the far north of Europe, and Russian authors call both C. recta

Common names
Name Language
estuarine sedge English (GB)
niggerhead English
wick sedge English
saltstorr Norwegian