Calflora
Taxon  Report   1649    
Carex vernacula  L. H. Bailey
Native sedge
Carex vernacula, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: meadows, slopes

Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Carex foetida var. vernacula
PLANTS: Carex foetida
More information about  Carex vernacula
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAVE5)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 22, 2019).