Plantain-leaf Sedge

$5.00

Carex plantaginea

Out of Stock for 2021. Please check back in Spring 2022.

2.5 x 2.5 x 3.5 inch plastic pot

Light: full shade
Moisture: wet
Soil: organic
Mature Height: 1 foot

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Description

A unique woodland sedge with personality. Vibrant lime green broad leaves (1 to 3 cm width) grow up to one foot tall and take the spotlight over the short-lived and inconspicuous flowers that emerge in Spring. Prefers highly organic, moist soil in the shade but can tolerate some dry shade as well. This semi-evergreen would pair well with some ferns beneath some shrubs or trees where there is fertile soil.

Ontario Hardiness Zone: 4 to 7 (Find out your Hardiness Zone here)

Check out our 2 other sedge options:

Fox Sedge

Bebb’s Sedge

Image Source: North Shore Plant Club

Additional information

Weight.10 kg
Dimensions6 × 6 × 30 cm
Light Requirements

Shade

Moisture Requirements

Wet

Soil Requirements

Rich in Organic Matter

Bloom Period

Spring