Pennsylvania Sedge

Carex pensylvanica 


A colony-forming plant suited to open dry areas or open woodlands. The leaves are long, thin and delicate, while the elongated thimble-like flowers have a reddish-brown colouring. Tolerates dry shade.  Extremely useful in a wide range of landscapes.

  • Characteristics

    Type: Perennial

    Height: 6-12 Inches

    Blooms: May to June

    Bloom Colour: Brown

  • Growth Conditions

    Light: Full Sun to Part Shade

    Soil: Moist to Dry, Sandy/Gravel & Average Soil

    Habitat: Open Woods & Dry Savannas

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