sand sedge


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Noun1.sand sedge - European maritime sedge naturalized along Atlantic coast of United Statessand sedge - European maritime sedge naturalized along Atlantic coast of United States; rootstock has properties of sarsaparilla
sedge - grasslike or rushlike plant growing in wet places having solid stems, narrow grasslike leaves and spikelets of inconspicuous flowers
Carex, genus Carex - large genus of plants found in damp woodlands and bogs and ditches or at water margins: sedges
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Current threats to seabeach amaranth restoration may be competing plants such as the nonnative Asiatic sand sedge (Carex kobomugi) and the native American beachgrass (Ammophila breviligulata).
Daddies sand Sedges are still taking rising fish on calmer afternoons.