Taxon  Report   1582 
Carex lenticularis  Michaux  var. limnophila  (Holm) Cronq.
Lakeshore sedge
Carex lenticularis var. limnophila
© 2003 Steve Matson
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Carex lenticularis var. limnophila
© 2003 Steve Matson
Carex lenticularis var. limnophila, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Carex lenticularis var. limnophila
© 2003 Steve Matson
Genus: Carex
Parent Record Carex lenticularis
North Coastal Coniferous Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Carex hindsii
PLANTS: Carex kelloggii var. limnophila
PLANTS: Carex vulgaris var. limnophila
More information about  Carex lenticularis var. limnophila
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: Feb 18, 2018).

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