Calflora
Taxon  Report   1523    
Carex brevicaulis  Mack.
Short stem sedge
Carex brevicaulis, 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.
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Coastal Prairie, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Carex deflexa var. brevicaulis
More information about  Carex brevicaulis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CABR8)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 15, 2019).