Calflora
Taxon  Report   1605    
Carex nudata  W. Boott
Dudley's sedge,  Naked sedge, Torrent sedge
Carex nudata
© 2002 Dean Wm. Taylor
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Carex nudata
© 2004 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Carex nudata
© 2004 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Carex nudata, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plant Characteristics
and Associations
Carex nudata
© 2008 Keir Morse
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: streambanks

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Carex hallii
PLANTS: Carex suborbiculata
ICPN: Carex acutina
More information about  Carex nudata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CANU5)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2018).

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