miniature Carex

miniature Carex

Observation - miniature Carex - UK and Ireland. Description: Photo shows sprig from a dense tuft 9cms across. Flowers in three tiny, dense spikes; each flower concealed by a glume: glumes have green midrib projecting to a point beyond otherwise rounded shape, white to purplish either side of midrib. Each spike has

Photo shows sprig from a dense tuft 9cms across. Flowers in three tiny, dense spikes; each flower concealed by a glume: glumes have green midrib projecting to a point beyond otherwise rounded shape, white to purplish either side of midrib. Each spike has male flowers in top half and female below.