Taxon  Report   1532 
Carex congdonii  L. Bailey
Congdon's sedge
Carex congdonii
© 2008 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
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Carex congdonii, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Carex congdonii
© 2009 Steve Matson
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Communities:
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Carex congdonii
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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 26, 2016).

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