Calflora
Taxon  Report   9771 
Carex stipata  Muhl. ex Willd.
Awlfruit sedge
Carex stipata
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Carex stipata
© 2008 Keir Morse
Carex stipata
© 2014 Trent M. Draper
Carex stipata, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Carex stipata
© 2002 Dean Wm. Taylor
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities:
Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks, meadows
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Carex stipata
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

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAST5)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2017).

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