Taxon  Report   1522 
Carex brainerdii  Mackenzie
Brainerd's sedge
Carex brainerdii
© 2003 Steve Matson
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Carex brainerdii
© 2003 Steve Matson
Carex brainerdii
© 2003 Steve Matson
Carex brainerdii, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike 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
Genus: Carex
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.4 (weak indicator / indifferent)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Carex brainerdii
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 28, 2016).

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