Taxon:Carex molesta Mack. ex Bright Family: Cyperaceae
Cochrane, Theodore S.; Staffen, Amy D. 14502
Verbatim Date: 2006-05-30
United States, Wisconsin, Iowa, Ridgeway. David V. & Rochelle L. Lee property, CTH K , midway between (0.9 mi. W of) CTH K & (1.1 mi. E of) CTH T, 4.8 mi. (airline distance) due ESE of Ridgeway. TPE Site 34.
42.97520706 -89.90531004 +-285m.
T06N R05E sec21 SW4SW4SE4;
Latitude/Longitude was derived from the Township, Range, Section location. This causes an imprecision.
Prairie pasture near top of W-facing slope; formerly heavily pastured but not grazed at all for the past few years, thickly grown-up with colonies of Zanthoxylum americanum. Poa pratensis (dominant), with Crataegus seedlings, Monarda fistulosa, Rubus idaeus ssp. strigosus, and very rare, very scattered prairie plants, e.g., Desmodium illinoense, Dodecatheon meadia, and Sporobolus heterolepis.