Calflora
Taxon  Report   1645 
Carex tumulicola  Mackenzie
Foothill sedge,  Slender sedge, Split awn sedge
Carex tumulicola
© 2002 Dean Wm. Taylor
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Carex tumulicola
© 2003 Steve Matson
Carex tumulicola
© 2015 Aaron Arthur
Carex tumulicola, 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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Carex tumulicola
© 2009 Chris Wagner
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Communities:
Coastal Prairie, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Redwood Forest
Habitat: meadows, slopes
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Carex tumulicola
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

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USDA PLANTS Profile (CATU3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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 10, 2017).

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