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Sedge ( Sedges )
Sedge Family (Cyperaceae)

Cotton Grass
Eriophorum chamissonis

Season: Summer
Habitat:
 Subalpine and Slightly Above
Height:
 Up to 30 cm

Description: This common sedge can be easily identified by its cottony, fluffy white top. There are several similar species, but this is the most common. Look for it along the margin of moist subalpine marshes.

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