Latin name: Carex rossii Boott.
  Pronunciation: KARE-ex
  Common name: Ross's sedge
  Family: Cyperaceae (Sedge)
  Habitat: Dry forest and meadows to about 10,000',
  San Gabriel and Sam Bernardino Mts, also desert
  mountains
  Blooming period: May to August
  Click for Latin name derivations: 1) Carex
  2) rossii
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