Taxon  Report   11215 
Carex divulsa  Stokes
Grassland sedge
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Carex divulsa, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Note: This plant was widely sold as Carex tumulicola (a native carex) in the California nursery trade.

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Carex divulsa
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Genus: Carex
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
More information about  Carex divulsa
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

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