Calflora
Taxon  Report   1539    
Carex douglasii  Boott
Douglas sedge,  Douglas' sedge
Carex douglasii
© 2003 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Carex douglasii
© 2001 John Game
Carex douglasii
© 2009 Steve Matson
Carex douglasii, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Plant Characteristics
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Carex douglasii
© 2000 Larry Blakely
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Northern Juniper Woodland, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Carex douglasii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CADO2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 21, 2018).

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