Calflora
Taxon  Report   1561    
Carex helleri  Mack.
Heller's sedge
Carex helleri
© 2008 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Carex helleri, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Plant Characteristics
and Associations
Carex helleri
© 2002 Steve Matson
Communities: Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Carex helleri
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 (CAHE6)

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 17, 2018).

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