Very narrow, dark green, evergreen leaves forming a clump. Small sense green cluster of flowers form above the foliage. Height 6-12″.
Carex attracts bees, birds and butterflies to the garden. Prefers average, dry to medium well drained soil. Tolerates heat and a wide range of soils including dry sandy areas and seasonal flooding. Drought tolerate when established. An alternative to a lawn. Will self seed profusely. Cool season grass. Deer resistant.
- USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 6-9
- Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade, Full Shade
- Bloom Time(s): April