Calflora
Taxon  Report   1606    
Carex obispoensis  Stacey
San Luis Obispo sedge,  San Luis sedge
Carex obispoensis, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Serpentine affinity: 4.9; (broad endemic)

Habitat: seeps

Communities: Coastal Prairie, Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Valley Grassland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

 
More information about  Carex obispoensis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAOB2)


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 16, 2019).