Calflora
Taxon  Report   11476    
Carex scoparia  Schkuhr ex Willd.  var. scoparia 
Pointed broomsedge
Carex scoparia var. scoparia, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).
California Rare Plant Rank: 2A (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
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Observation Search
(1 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Parent: Carex scoparia

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Carex scoparia var. condensa
PLANTS: Carex scoparia var. moniliformis
PLANTS: Carex tribuloides var. moniliformis
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More information about  Carex scoparia var. scoparia
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CASCS)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 11, 2020).