Calflora
Taxon  Report   11478    
Carex texensis  (Torr. ex L. H. Bailey) L. H. Bailey
Texas sedge
Carex texensis
© 2003 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
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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Carex texensis
© 2003 Steve Matson
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Carex retroflexa var. texensis
More information about  Carex texensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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