Carex buekii

Carex buekii, the banat sedge, is a species of flowering plant in the genus Carex, native to central, southeastern and eastern Europe, the Caucasus region, Anatolia, and the northern Levant.[2][3] It forms large stands in the floodplains of central European rivers.[4]

Carex buekii
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Cyperaceae
Genus: Carex
C. buekii
Binomial name
Carex buekii

Carex banatica Heuff.


  1. ^ Jahresber. Schles. Ges. Vaterl. Cult. 29: 83 (1851 publ. 1852)
  2. ^ a b "Carex buekii Wimm". Plants of the World Online. Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. 2017. Retrieved 17 January 2021.
  3. ^ "Carex buekii Wimm. Banat Sedge". iFlora. 2020. Retrieved 17 January 2021.
  4. ^ Więcław, Helena; Šumberová, Kateřina; Bosiacka, Beata; Hrivnák, Richard; Dajdok, Zygmunt; Mesterházy, Attila; Minuzzo, Chiara; Martinetto, Edoardo; Koopman, Jacob (2019). "Ecology, threats and conservation status of Carex buekii (Cyperaceae) in Central Europe". Scientific Reports. 9 (1): 11162. Bibcode:2019NatSR...911162W. doi:10.1038/s41598-019-47563-0. PMC 6671956. PMID 31371740.