Taxon  Report   1568 
Carex hystericina  Muhlenb.
bottlebrush sedge
Carex hystericina , a monocot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Carex hystericina
© 2003 Steve Matson
Carex hystericina
© 2003 Steve Matson
Communities: Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: riparian, streambanks [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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TJM2: Carex hystricina
 Information about  Carex hystericina  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CAHY4)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 01, 2014).

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