Taxon  Report   1508 
Carex albonigra  Mackenzie
Black &white sedge,  Blackandwhite sedge
Carex albonigra
© 2008 Steve Matson
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Carex albonigra, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Plant Characteristics
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Carex albonigra
© 2010 Steve Matson
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Communities:
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Habitat: meadows, slopes [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
 
More information about  Carex albonigra
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 30, 2016).

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