Taxon  Report   1554    
Carex globosa  Boott
Round fruit sedge
Carex globosa
© 2010 Dean W. Taylor, Ph.D
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Carex globosa
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Carex globosa
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Carex globosa, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Carex globosa
© 2014 Steve Matson
Genus: Carex
Communities: Southern Oak Woodland, Northern Coastal Scrub, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Carex globosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 12, 2018).

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