Calflora
Taxon  Report   10304    
Rhynchospora globularis  (Chapm.) Small
Globe beaksedge
Rhynchospora globularis, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Search
(23 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Rhynchospora
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: freshwater-marsh

Communities: Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Rhynchospora globularis var. recognita
JEF: Rhynchospora recognita
ICPN + CNPS: Rhynchospora globularis var. globularis
More information about  Rhynchospora globularis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (RHGL2)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

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Consortium of California Herbaria


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 14, 2019).