Taxon  Report   1590    
Carex luzulina  Olney  var. ablata  (L. H. Bailey) F. J. Herm.  
(no longer an active name)
American cold loving sedge,  Wood rush sedge
Carex luzulina var. ablata, 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
Parent: Carex luzulina
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: meadows

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN other name:
Carex luzulina

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Carex ablata
NOTE: Carex luzulina var. ablata is no longer an active name.
More information about  Carex luzulina var. ablata
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jul 23, 2019).