Calflora
Taxon  Report   1643    
Carex tompkinsii  J. T. Howell
Thompkins' sedge,  Tompkins's sedge
Carex tompkinsii
© 1982 Dean Wm. Taylor
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Carex tompkinsii, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Rare .

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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

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Carex tompkinsii
© 2003 Steve Matson
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

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

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CATO9)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).