Taxon  Report   11465 
Carex canescens  L.  ssp. canescens 
Silvery sedge
Carex canescens ssp. canescens, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
 

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Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Parent Record Carex canescens.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Carex curta
 Information about  Carex canescens ssp. canescens  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CACAC6)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 23, 2014).

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