Calflora
Taxon  Report   9605 
Isolepis cernua  (Vahl) Roem. & Schult.
Low bulrush
Isolepis cernua
© 2010 Aaron Arthur
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Isolepis cernua
© 2002 Margo Bors
Isolepis cernua
© 2009 Doreen L. Smith
Isolepis cernua, a monocot, is an annual grasslike herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Plant Characteristics
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Isolepis cernua
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Isolepis
Communities:
Coastal Salt Marsh, Freshwater Wetlands, Northern Coastal Scrub, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh, freshwater-marsh
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Scirpus cernuus ssp. californicus
PLANTS: Scirpus cernuus var. californicus
TJM2 + PLANTS: Scirpus cernuus
More information about  Isolepis cernua
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos and ID tips from PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ISCE)

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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 22, 2017).

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