Taxon  Report   1537 
Carex diandra  Schrank
Lesser panicled sedge
Carex diandra
© 2011 Ryan Batten
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Carex diandra
© 2009 Steve Matson
Carex diandra
© 2009 Steve Matson
Carex diandra, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Carex diandra
© 2009 Steve Matson
Genus: Carex
North Coastal Coniferous Forest, Coastal Sage Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Carex diandra
Jepson eFlora

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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 26, 2016).

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