Calflora
Taxon  Report   1534    
Carex davyi  Mack.
Davy's sedge
Carex davyi, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Carex constanceana
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

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

Communities: Subalpine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + CNPS: Carex constanceana
More information about  Carex davyi
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CADA2)


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: Jun 17, 2019).