Taxon  Report   1644    
Carex triquetra  Boott
Triangular fruit sedge,  Triangularfruit sedge
Carex triquetra
© 2009 Adonis (Don) Tate
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Carex triquetra
© 2003 Steve Matson
Carex triquetra
© 2003 Steve Matson
Carex triquetra, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Carex triquetra
© 2009 Adonis (Don) Tate
Genus: Carex
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Carex triquetra
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 16, 2018).