Calflora
Taxon  Report   1630 
Carex serratodens  W. Boott
Bifid sedge,  Two tooth sedge
Carex serratodens
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Carex serratodens
© 2011 Dylan Neubauer
Carex serratodens
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Carex serratodens, 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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Plant Characteristics
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Carex serratodens
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Communities:
Coastal Prairie, Foothill Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks, meadows
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   4.9 (broad endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Carex bifida
ICPN: Carex aequa
More information about  Carex serratodens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (CASE2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 13, 2017).

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