Taxon  Report   1541 
Carex echinata  Murray
Bristle fruit sedge,  Star sedge
Carex echinata
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Carex echinata
© 2014 Steve Matson
Carex echinata
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Carex echinata, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California.

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Carex echinata
© 2004 Steve Matson
Community:
wetland-riparian
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 echinata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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USDA PLANTS Profile (CAEC)

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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: Dec 10, 2016).

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