Taxon  Report   1581 
Carex lenticularis  Michaux  var. impressa  (L. Bailey) L. Standley
Few ribbed sedge,  Lakeshore sedge
Carex lenticularis var. impressa
© 2002 Steve Matson
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Carex lenticularis var. impressa
© 2002 Steve Matson
Carex lenticularis var. impressa, 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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Carex lenticularis var. impressa
© 2002 Steve Matson
Genus: Carex
Parent Record Carex lenticularis
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks, meadows
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Carex interrupta var. impressa
PLANTS: Carex kelloggii var. impressa
PLANTS: Carex limnaea
PLANTS: Carex paucicostata
More information about  Carex lenticularis var. impressa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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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: Jan 20, 2018).

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