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

Bloom Period
Family: CYPERACEAE  
Genus: Carex
Parent: Carex canescens
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Carex canescens var. canescens
PLANTS: Carex curta
More information about  Carex canescens ssp. canescens
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CACAC6)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: Nov 13, 2019).