|Locality:||United States. Kentucky. Madison: Dead Horse Knob, 1.3 mi (2.01 km) N of Berea off KY 595, Berea College Farms, lat-long N 37.583694 and W -84.297989.
|Habitat:||Devonian New Albany Shale, 1024 feet (312.12 m), Colyer-Whitley shaley silt loam acid soils. USGS Berea Quadrangle; disturbed oak-hickory-planted pine forest. Native perennial, scattered on mountain midslopes and lower slopes; frequent. Associates: Carex blanda, Carex swanii, Carex albolutescens.