Taxon  Report   1523 
Carex brevicaulis  Mackenzie
short stem sedge
Carex brevicaulis, 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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Bloom Period
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Coastal Prairie, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Carex deflexa var. brevicaulis
 Information about  Carex brevicaulis  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (CABR8)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 22, 2014).

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