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Distribution by County   1527    
Carex canescens  L.
Hoary sedge,   Silvery sedge
Carex canescens is a perennial grasslike herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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]. 2024. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 06/16/2024).