Calflora
Taxon  Report   10278    
Pseudognaphalium canescens  (DC.) Anderb.
Wright's cudweed
Pseudognaphalium canescens
© 2008 Zoya Akulova
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Pseudognaphalium canescens
© 2011 Jean Pawek
Pseudognaphalium canescens
© 2005 Keir Morse
Pseudognaphalium canescens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Pseudognaphalium canescens
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Pseudognaphalium
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Gnaphalium canescens
ICPN: Gnaphalium wrightii
ICPN: Gnaphalium canescens ssp. canescens
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More information about  Pseudognaphalium canescens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (PSCA11)

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 10, 2018).

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