Carex muricata subsp. lamprocarpa

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaCyperaceaeCarexCarex muricata subsp. lamprocarpa

Ecology

A tufted perennial herb of well-drained, light, sometimes sandy, soils, which is able to tolerate rather more acidic substrates than C. spicata. It is found on hedge banks, earth-filled walls and roadsides, in rough meadows, heathland and on rocky slopes, and is somewhat intolerant of shade. Generally lowland, but reaching 335 m at Cae Gaer (Cards.).

Status

Native

World Distribution

European Southern-temperate element.

JNCC Designations

NBNSYS0000002480