Calflora
Taxon  Report   1636    
Carex stipata  Muhl. ex Willd.  var. stipata 
Awl fruited sedge,  Owlfruit sedge
Carex stipata var. stipata, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California and and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
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Bloom Period
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Parent: Carex stipata

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: streambanks, meadows

Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Carex stipata var. stipata

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 18, 2021).