Taxon  Report   1605 
Carex nudata  W. Boott
Dudley's sedge,  Naked sedge, Torrent sedge
Carex nudata
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Carex nudata
© 2004 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Carex nudata
© 2004 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Carex nudata, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plant Characteristics
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Carex nudata
© 2002 Dean Wm. Taylor
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Communities:
Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Carex hallii
PLANTS: Carex suborbiculata
More information about  Carex nudata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (CANU5)

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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: Jul 30, 2016).

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