Carex appalachica J.M.Webber & P.W.Ball

Appalachian Sedge


Family: Cyperaceae

Genus: Carex

Category: Grass

Zones: 4 to 7

Size: 6" tall, 18" wide

Growth Rate: Moderate

Exposure: Part Shade, Shade

Description: 

Long narrow foliage weeps over the mound. Light green, silvery appearance. Adaptable to most garden conditions except wet ones. Deer resistant.

History: 

Native from Quebec to South Carolina.

Published in Taxon 28: 614 in 1979.

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