conifer cotton-grass, cotton-grass sedge, few-nerved cotton-grass
[Eriophorum tenellum var. monticola Nutt.]
Etymology: Eriophorum: Greek erion for "wool" and phoros for "bearing"
Plants: perennial sedge
Conservation Status: Native
Flora of North America: Flora of North America Floristic Rating: Coefficient of Conservatism = 10, Wetland Indicator = OBL USDA Plants Database: Federal Distribution and detailed information including photos