Taxon  Report   1522 
Carex brainerdii  Mackenzie
Brainerd's sedge
Carex brainerdii, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Carex brainerdii
© 1998 Dean Wm. Taylor
Carex brainerdii
© 2003 Steve Matson
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.4 (weak indicator / indifferent)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Carex brainerdii  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CABR7)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the 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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 30, 2014).

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