Calflora
Taxon  Report   1632    
Carex simulata  Mack.
Analogue sedge,  Short beaked sedge
Carex simulata
© 2013 Robert Sivinski
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Carex simulata
© 2002 Steve Matson
Carex simulata
© 2006 Steve Matson
Carex simulata, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Carex simulata
© 2006 Steve Matson
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Communities: Coastal Prairie, Northern Coastal Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Redwood Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: streambanks, meadows

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Carex simulata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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 (CASI2)

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 13, 2018).

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