Taxon  Report   9771    
Carex stipata  Muhl. ex Willd.
Awlfruit sedge
Carex stipata, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Genus: Carex
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: streambanks, meadows

Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

More information about  Carex stipata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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: Aug 24, 2019).