Calflora
Taxon  Report   1636    
Carex stipata  Muhl. ex Willd.  var. stipata 
Awl fruited sedge,  Owlfruit sedge
Carex stipata var. stipata
© 2008 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Carex stipata var. stipata
© 2014 Trent M. Draper
Carex stipata var. stipata, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Carex stipata var. stipata
© 2002 Dean Wm. Taylor
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: streambanks, meadows

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Carex stipata var. stipata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CASTS3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 17, 2018).

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