Taxon  Report   12139 
Carex deflexa  Hornem.
Mountain mat sedge
Carex deflexa
© 2010 Steve Matson
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Carex deflexa
© 2010 Steve Matson
Carex deflexa
© 2010 Steve Matson
Carex deflexa, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California.

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Carex deflexa
© 2013 Dylan Neubauer
Genus: Carex
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Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS
More information about  Carex deflexa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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: Aug 18, 2018).

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