Calflora
Taxon  Report   11473    
Carex leptopoda  Mack.
Slender-footed sedge
Carex leptopoda, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Coastal Prairie, Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Carex deweyana
ICPN + PLANTS: Carex deweyana ssp. leptopoda
PLANTS: Carex deweyana var. leptopoda
More information about  Carex leptopoda
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CALE24)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

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: Nov 13, 2019).