Gynecandrous - a video glossary component at the LSU Herbarium

submitted by: Timothy M. Jones

A video showing the gynecandrous condition of a spike; pistillate flowers distal, staminate flowers proximal. A useful diagnostic character for species determinations within the genus Carex.
The maturation sequence is included to show the progression over time within a gynecandrous spike.

Carex pachystachya habit and perigynium dissection

submitted by: Timothy M. Jones

Carex pachystachya habit and perigynium dissection. For context, see: Carex Interactive Identification Key.

Carex lupulina habit and dissection

submitted by: Timothy M. Jones

Carex lupulina habit and dissection. For context, see: Carex lupulina species page and Carex Interactive Identification Key.

Carex intumescens habit and dissection

submitted by: Timothy M. Jones

Carex intumescens habit and perigynium dissection. For context, see: Carex intumescens species page and Carex Interactive Identification Key.

Carex squarrosa habit and dissection

submitted by: Timothy M. Jones

Carex squarrosa habitat and perigynium dissection. For context, see: Carex squarrosa species page and Carex Interactive Identification Key.