Calflora
Taxon  Report   1518    
Carex athrostachya  Olney
Slender beak sedge,  Slender leaved sedge
Carex athrostachya, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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

Habitat: meadows

Communities: Coastal Prairie, Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Carex athrostachya
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAAT3)


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: May 23, 2019).