Taxon  Report   1589    
Carex luzulina  Olney
Wood rush sedge,  Woodrush sedge
Carex luzulina, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Carex
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: Coastal Prairie, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Redwood Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Carex luzulina var. ablata
ICPN: Carex luzulina var. luzulina
More information about  Carex luzulina
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 05, 2020).