hairy wood rush
[Luzula carolinae var. saltuensis S.Watson, more...]
Etymology: Luzula: from Gramen Luzulae or Luxulae, diminutive of lux for light since one species is known to "shine with dew"
Plants: perennial rush
Conservation Status: Native
Flora of North America: Flora of North America Floristic Rating: Coefficient of Conservatism = 6, Wetland Indicator = FAC- USDA Plants Database: Federal Distribution and detailed information including photos