Taxon  Report   1529 
Carex cephalophora  Muhlenb.
Oval leaf sedge
Carex cephalophora
© 2003 Steve Matson
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Carex cephalophora, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Carex cephalophora
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Carex
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed
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Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Carex cephalophora
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 22, 2018).

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