Taxon  Report   7098    
Rhynchospora globularis  (Chapm.) Small  var. globularis   
(no longer an active name; please see Rhynchospora globularis)
Globe beaksedge,  Round headed beaked rush
Rhynchospora globularis var. globularis, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).

Bloom Period
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: freshwater-marsh

Communities: Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN + CNPS accepted name:
Rhynchospora globularis

NOTE: Rhynchospora globularis var. globularis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Rhynchospora globularis var. globularis
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: Jun 19, 2019).