Carex nigricans facts for kids
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Carex nigricans is a species of sedge known by the common name black alpine sedge.
Carex nigricans produces thick mats and loose clumps of stems up to 30 centimeters tall from a network of short rhizomes. The pistillate flowers have dark bracts and the fruit is covered in a dark colored, long beaked perigynium.
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