Taxon  Report   1588    
Carex luzulifolia  W. Boott
Littleleaf sedge
Carex luzulifolia
© 2007 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Carex luzulifolia
© 2008 Steve Matson
Carex luzulifolia
© 2007 Steve Matson
Carex luzulifolia, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Carex luzulifolia
© 2003 Steve Matson
Genus: Carex
Communities: Red Fir Forest

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: meadows, slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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More information about  Carex luzulifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 17, 2019).