Carex diandra Schrank
Clint Pogue CP326
United States, Michigan, Hillsdale, Little Goose Creek Grasslands
Mostly open prairie fen with strong prairie component. Bisected by Little Goose Creek. Some large swaths of Frangula alnus being treated by Michigan Nature Association. Weedy areas develop further downstream where fen narrows. Highly variable in regards to health of fen with some patches appearing pristine and other complet Phragmites australis stands. Private property is being heavily encroached by shrubs and turning the high quality fen into a patchwork of degraded/healthy fen. Shrub encroached area in southern portion of prairie fen; about 150m north of wooded island on edge of agricultural field; common shrubs include Betula pumila, Frangula alnus, and Cornus sericea. Most shrubs <1.5m tall, but some about 2m tall other species in area include Pycnanthemum virginicum, Thelypteris palustris, Doellingeria umbellata, and Dasiphora fruticosa.
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