Flora of Northern Ireland
Carex distans
© Graham Day
Carex distans
© Graham Day
Carex distans
© Paul Hackney
Carex distans
(Map updated: March 2008)
 

A medium-sized sedge species somewhat resembling green-ribbed sedge (Carex binervis) and which is characteristically found growing in the rock crevices on the upper rocky seashore. Also in brackish marshes. It occurs all round the Northern Ireland coast in suitable places.

All names: Carex distans L.