Taxon  Report   5228 
Luzula subcongesta  (S. Watson) Jepson
Donner wood rush,  Donner woodrush
Luzula subcongesta
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Luzula subcongesta, 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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Luzula subcongesta
© 2003 Steve Matson
Genus: Luzula
Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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TJM2: Luzula spadicea var. subcongesta
More information about  Luzula subcongesta
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 24, 2018).

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