Calflora
Taxon  Report   1645    
Carex tumulicola  Mack.
Foothill sedge,  Slender sedge, Split awn sedge
Carex tumulicola
© 2009 Chris Wagner
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Carex tumulicola
© 2003 Steve Matson
Carex tumulicola
© 2015 Aaron Arthur
Carex tumulicola, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Carex tumulicola
© 2002 Dean Wm. Taylor
Communities: Coastal Prairie, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Redwood Forest

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: meadows, slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Carex tumulicola
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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 (CATU3)

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 19, 2018).

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