Sedges of Indiana and the Adjacent States

Sedges of Indiana and the Adjacent States

The Non-Carex Species
Paul E. Rothrock
Distribution: World
Publication date: 09/17/2012
Format: Hardback 228 color illus.
ISBN: 978-1-883-36214-0
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Detailing over 120 non-Carex sedges native to Indiana and its adjacent states, this attractive publication is as relevant to gardeners as it is to natural areas biologists and plant taxonomists. Paul E. Rothrock reveals the subtlety, diversity, curiosity, and even beauty of the often overlooked sedge in this comprehensive volume, providing detailed descriptions, range maps, and color photographs.

Author Bio

Paul E. Rothrock, a Pennsylvania native, is Professor of Biology at Taylor University, in Upland, Indiana. His research has focused on the taxonomy of the sedge family, especially the genus Carex. He is active in the Indiana Academy of Science and is a former IAS President.


“The book is so well written, illustrated and organized that it will set the standard for state compilations of specific plant groups for some time to come! A copy should be on the shelf of every botanist in the Midwest.”
 — Paul MacKensie

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