Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

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Family Cyperaceae
Carex canescens L. subsp. canescens
gray bog sedge, silvery sedge
Carex: the classical Latin name
canescens: Latin for "generally hoary or whitish" from appearance of plant due to tiny white hairs
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial sedge

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Carex canescens L. var. canescens
Carex canescens L. var. dubia auct.
Carex canescens L. var. robustina Macoun
Carex canescens L. var. robustior Blytt ex Andersson
Carex canescens L. var. subloliacea sensu Fernald, non Laest.
Carex subloliacea (Fernald) E.P.Bicknell

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