Calflora
Taxon  Report   1509    
Carex alma  L. H. Bailey
Sedge,  Sturdy sedge
Carex alma, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: streambanks

Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Creosote Bush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Chaparral, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Carex alma
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAAL7)


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 18, 2019).