Taxon  Report   1543 
Carex echinata  Murray  ssp. phyllomanica  (W. Boott) Reznicek
Star sedge
Carex echinata ssp. phyllomanica
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Carex echinata ssp. phyllomanica
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Carex echinata ssp. phyllomanica
© 2016 Keir Morse
Carex echinata ssp. phyllomanica, 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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Carex echinata ssp. phyllomanica
© 2008 Keir Morse
Genus: Carex
Parent Record Carex echinata
Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Prairie, North Coastal Coniferous Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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PLANTS: Carex echinata var. phyllomanica
PLANTS: Carex phyllomanica
More information about  Carex echinata ssp. phyllomanica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 21, 2018).

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