Taxon  Report   1551    
Carex garberi  Fernald  
(no longer an active name)
Elk sedge,  Garber's sedge
Carex garberi, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California.
Genus: Carex
Communities: wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Carex hassei

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Carex garberi ssp. bifaria
PLANTS: Carex garberi var. bifaria
NOTE: Carex garberi is no longer an active name.
More information about  Carex garberi
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: Apr 23, 2019).