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Distribution by County   1634    
Carex spectabilis  Dewey
Showy sedge
Carex spectabilis is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.

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]. 2023. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 06/09/2023).