Scientific Name: Carex tetanica Schkuhr
Caption: Carex tetanica COMMON STIFF SEDGE
Photographer: Frank Mayfield
Notes: close up image of Carex tetanica COMMON STIFF SEDGE at the James Woodworth Prairie Preserve - showing asingle specimen at bloom; note the anthers on the upper male spike dying back at the low end of the spike, ready to disperse pollen in the middle area of the spike, and just emerging at the tip of the spike. This species is featured in the book, G
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