Carex muricata subsp. muricata

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaCyperaceaeCarexCarex muricata subsp. muricata

Ecology

This perennial herb is confined to dry habitats over limestone, being found on limestone pavements, ledges, grassy slopes and scree; some sites are shaded. Generally lowland, but reaching 340 m in Ribblesdale (Mid-W. Yorks.).

Status

Native

World Distribution

European Boreo-temperate element; introduced to N. America.

JNCC Designations

NHMSYS0000456873