Scandinavian Mountains over 2000m - Flora & Fauna

Scandinavian Mountains over 2000 metres - James Baxter

Flora & FaunaGreen Flowers & Plants › Black Sedge

Carex atrata, Black Sedge, Svartstorr. Medium.

Black Sedge
A perennial with tufts, solitary sharp 3 sided stem and 4-10mm wide leaves. Flowers atop stem in nodding spikes, male below and 2-4 females above. A leaf-like bract grows past spikes.

Usual in high meadows.