Golden Sedge

Carex aurea 


This tiny little Sedge with pale green to yellow foliage has small green blooms in June which later produce light brown, edible seeds in mid summer. Commonly found in damp, silty, limestone-based soils. Provides food for small mammals & birds.

  • Characteristics

    Type: Perennial

    Height: 4-6 Inches

    Blooms: June

    Bloom Colour: Green

  • Growth Conditions

    Light: Full Sun

    Soil: Wet, Sandy/Gravel & Average Soil

    Habitat: Moist to Wet Shores & Meadows in Calcareous Soil

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