Taxon  Report   8892 
Carex scirpoidea  Michx.  ssp. pseudoscirpoidea  (Rydb.) D.A. Dunlop
Single spiked sedge

Carex scirpoidea ssp. pseudoscirpoidea
© 2003 Steve Matson
Carex scirpoidea ssp. pseudoscirpoidea, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
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 scirpoidea ssp. pseudoscirpoidea
© 2003 Steve Matson
Genus: Carex
Parent Record Carex scirpoidea.
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
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PLANTS: Carex pseudoscirpoidea
TJM2 + PLANTS: Carex scirpoidea var. pseudoscirpoidea
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Location Suitability

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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 26, 2015).

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