Calflora
Taxon  Report   11478 
Carex texensis  (Torr. ex L. H. Bailey) L. H. Bailey
Texas sedge
Carex texensis
© 2003 Steve Matson
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Carex texensis, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Plant Characteristics
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Carex texensis
© 2003 Steve Matson
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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ICPN + PLANTS: Carex retroflexa var. texensis
More information about  Carex texensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos on PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CATE7)

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: Aug 19, 2018).

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