Flora of Northern Ireland
  • Carex nigra (L.) Reichard - Common Sedge - Cyperaceae
Carex nigra
(Map updated: March 2008)

A very common sedge species, also very variable. Found in a wide variety of damp and wet habitats across the whole of Northern Ireland.

All names: Carex nigra (L.) Reichard; Carex fusca All.; Carex goodenowii Gay; Carex gibsoni Bab.; Carex eboracensis Nelmes; Carex juncella auct.