Taxon  Report   1617 
Carex praticola  Rydb.
Meadow sedge
Carex praticola
© 2013 Scot Loring
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Carex praticola
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Carex praticola
© 2003 Steve Matson
Carex praticola, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Carex praticola
© 2013 Scot Loring
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Communities:
Coastal Prairie, North Coastal Coniferous Forest
Habitat: meadows [CNPS Inventory]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Carex praticola var. subcoriacea
More information about  Carex praticola
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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USDA PLANTS Profile (CAPR7)

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 06, 2016).

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