Taxon  Report   1544    
Carex eleocharis  L. H. Bailey  
(no longer an active name; please see Carex duriuscula)
Spikerush sedge
Carex eleocharis, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
also called Carex duriuscula

Bloom Period
Genus: Carex
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Subalpine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

ICPN + CNPS + PLANTS other name:
Carex duriuscula

NOTE: Carex eleocharis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Carex eleocharis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jun 01, 2020).