Taxon  Report   9297    
Carex scirpoidea  Michx.
Northern singlespike sedge
Carex scirpoidea
© 2009 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Carex scirpoidea
© 2009 Steve Matson
Carex scirpoidea
© 2012 Dylan Neubauer
Carex scirpoidea, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California.

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Carex scirpoidea
© 2009 Steve Matson
Genus: Carex
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

More information about  Carex scirpoidea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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website references from Google

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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