Calflora
Taxon  Report   1601 
Carex nervina  L. H. Bailey
Sierra nerved sedge,  Sierra sedge
Carex nervina
© 2003 Steve Matson
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Carex nervina
© 2005 Steve Matson
Carex nervina
© 2005 Steve Matson
Carex nervina, 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 nervina
© 2005 Steve Matson
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks, meadows
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Carex nervina
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos on PlantID.net

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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2018).

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