Taxon  Report   1645    
Carex tumulicola  Mack.
Foothill sedge,  Slender sedge, Split awn sedge
Carex tumulicola, 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 usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Habitat: meadows, slopes

Communities: Coastal Prairie, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Redwood Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Carex tumulicola
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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).