medium, approx. 40 - 60 cm
sun - partial shade
acid - neutral - alkaline
Sedges, Carex, is the largest genus of the sedge family, Cyperaceae, with around 2000 species. Most grow in moist soil, although with some exceptions. The genus has a wide global distribution that includes all continents, with the largest number of species in arctic and temperate regions.
Division in spring or fall.
Seed - sown in February - March
Seed lightly covered and stored at room temperature until germination.
Medium sized, upright plant with leaves remsembling palm fronds. Needs moist soil.