Flora of Northern Ireland
Carex elata
© Ralph Forbes
Carex elata
© Ralph Forbes
Carex elata
(Map updated: March 2008)
 

In lakeside nutrient-rich swamps mostly in the south of Northern Ireland. It resembles the common sedge (Carex nigra) but is densely tufted and taller.

All names: Carex elata All.; Carex stricta Gooden., non Lam.; Carex hudsonii A.Benn.