Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Trichophorum alpinum (L.) Pers. image
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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

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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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