Corynephorus canescens P.Beauv.
  • Ess. Agrostogr. : 90 (1812)

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2023): Corynephorus canescens P.Beauv. Published on the Internet; Accessed on: 21 Mar 2023'

General Information

Densely tufted, glaucous perennial 2–6 dm; lvs rough, erect, mostly crowded near the base; sheaths often purplish; infl silvery, 5–12 cm, dense, with short rough branches; glumes 2.8–3.6 mm; 2n=14. Native of Europe; intr. in dry sterile soil along the coast from Mass. to N.H. and Pa.; rarely inland, as in Mich.

  • Provided by: [A].Manual of Vascular Plants of Northeastern US and Canada
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    • 1 Gleason, Henry A. & Cronquist, Arthur J. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. lxxv + 910 pp.

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