Taxon  Report   1654 
Carex vulpinoidea  Michaux
Fox sedge
Carex vulpinoidea
© 2010 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
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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.
Genus: Carex
Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: riparian, freshwater-marsh
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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

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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:   (Accessed: Mar 23, 2018).

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