Calflora
Taxon  Report   1654 
Carex vulpinoidea  Michx.
Fox sedge
Carex vulpinoidea
© 2010 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
More photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Carex vulpinoidea, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).

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Carex vulpinoidea
© 2010 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Communities:
Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: riparian, freshwater-marsh
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Carex vulpinoidea var. vulpinoidea
More information about  Carex vulpinoidea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos on PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAVU2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 18, 2018).

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