Calflora
Taxon  Report   9772    
Carex viridula  Michx.
Little green sedge
Carex viridula
© 2010 Dr. Dean Taylor
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Carex viridula
© 2015 Dana York
Carex viridula
© 2015 Dana York
Carex viridula, a monocot, is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Carex viridula
© 2008 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: North Coastal Coniferous Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

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

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAVI5)

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 14, 2018).

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