Taxon  Report   8892 
Carex scirpoidea  Michx.  ssp. pseudoscirpoidea  (Rydb.) D.A. Dunlop
Single spiked sedge
Carex scirpoidea ssp. pseudoscirpoidea
© 2003 Steve Matson
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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.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Carex scirpoidea ssp. pseudoscirpoidea
© 2003 Steve Matson
Genus: Carex
Parent Record Carex scirpoidea
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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PLANTS: Carex pseudoscirpoidea
TJM2 + PLANTS: Carex scirpoidea var. pseudoscirpoidea
More information about  Carex scirpoidea ssp. pseudoscirpoidea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2018).

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