Appalachain Sedge

appalachain sedge
Carex appalachica

Key Attributes

Zones 3-8
Light part shade to shade
Soil moist, well drained to dry
Height 12"
Spacing 10-12"

This lovely sedge is found in the dry woods of eastern North America. Its fine texture and fountaining habit make it a lovely groundcover in dry shady sites. Its tidy clumping habit makes it a perfect feature in a container, rock or stump, or in a border planting along a walkway. Deer resistant and drought tolerant.