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Carex crinita - Fringed Sedge

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Carex crinita - Fringed Sedge

A fairly tall sedge reaching up to 3 1/2 feet, consisting of loose tufts and leafy culms.

The seed heads droop over and are very attractive from late spring to mid-summer. The root system is fibrous and rhizomatous.

This sedge often forms colonies of plants. Good for part shade rain gardens.

What is Stratification?

 

Flower Color: Green and Beige

Height: 2 to 4 Feet

Light Requirements: Partial Shade to Shade

Soil Hydrology: Mesic or Wet Soils

Bloom Time: June to July

Plant Type: Perennial

Stratification: CM 60 Days