Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Trichophorum alpinum (L.) Pers. image
Photographer: Emmet J. Judziewicz           

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Joshua A. Horky

Robert W. Freckmann
Family Cyperaceae
Trichophorum alpinum (L.) Pers.
alpine cotton-grass, alpine club-rush
Trichophorum: from trichos, "hair" and probaly and phoros for "bearing"
alpinum: of alps, mountains
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial sedge
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Baeothryon alpinum (L.) T.V.Egorova
Eriophorum alpinum L.
Eriophorum hudsonianum Michx.
Leucocoma alpina (L.) Rydb.
Scirpus alpinus (L.) Dalla Torre & Sarnth., 1906
Scirpus hudsonianus (Michx.) Fernald
Trichophorum alpinum (L.) Pers. var. hudsonianum (Michx.) Pers.

         
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