Calflora
Taxon  Report   9472    
Carex constanceana  Stacey  
(no longer an active name; please see Carex davyi)
Contance's sedge
Carex constanceana, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and and is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Carex davyi
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: Subalpine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN + CNPS other name:
Carex davyi

 
NOTE: Carex constanceana is no longer an active name.
More information about  Carex constanceana
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CACO80)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 13, 2020).