Calflora
Taxon  Report   11473 
Carex leptopoda  Mack.
Slender-footed sedge
Carex leptopoda
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Carex leptopoda
© 2013 Robert Steers/NPS
Carex leptopoda
© 2013 Robert Steers/NPS
Carex leptopoda, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Plant Characteristics
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Carex leptopoda
© 2002 Steve Matson
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Communities:
Coastal Sage Scrub, Coastal Prairie, Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: slopes
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Carex deweyana
PLANTS: Carex deweyana var. leptopoda
TJM2 + PLANTS: Carex deweyana ssp. leptopoda
More information about  Carex leptopoda
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos and ID tips from PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CALE24)

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 20, 2017).

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