Definitions for: Carex


[n] large genus of plants found in damp woodlands and bogs and ditches or at water margins: sedges



Webster (1913) Definition: Ca"rex, n. [L., sedge.] (Bot.)
A numerous and widely distributed genus of perennial
herbaceous plants of the order Cypreace[ae]; the sedges.

Synonyms: genus Carex

See Also: Carex arenaria, Carex pseudocyperus, Cyperaceae, cypress sedge, family Cyperaceae, liliopsid genus, monocot genus, sand reed, sand sedge, sedge family


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