Taxon  Report   1535 
Carex densa  L. Bailey
Sedge, dense sedge
Carex densa, 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 densa
© 2008 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
Carex densa
© 2008 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Coastal Prairie, Valley Grassland, Northern Juniper Woodland, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows, slopes [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Carex breviligulata
TJM2: Carex dudleyi
 Information about  Carex densa  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CADE8)

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

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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: Jul 26, 2014).

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