Calflora
Taxon  Report   1588    
Carex luzulifolia  W. Boott
Littleleaf sedge
Carex luzulifolia
© 2007 Steve Matson
Photos from
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
Communities: Red Fir Forest

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: meadows, slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
More information about  Carex luzulifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CALU6)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 16, 2018).

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