Carex crinita

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Common Name: Drooping Sedge, Fringed Sedge

Part shade, wet to moderately wet moisture level, prefers rich soil but tolerates clay and sandy loams, moderately acid to neutral pH.  3-5 feet height, spreads by rhizomes and can form colonies of plants.

Germination Code:  C(60)

Native Region:  Statewide

Cool season. Striking in appearance.  Attracts birds

Drooping Sedge, Fringed Sedge - Carex crinita
Photo Courtesy of John Hilty