Taxon  Report   1513 
Carex aquatilis  Wahlenb.
water sedge
Carex aquatilis, a monocot, is a perennial grass that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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Carex aquatilis
© 2010 Keir Morse
Carex aquatilis
© 2003 Steve Matson
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Subspecies and Varieties:
Carex aquatilis var. aquatilis
Carex aquatilis var. dives
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Carex aquatilis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CAAQ)

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 31, 2015).

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