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Blue Wood Sedge

Carex

Sedge

A diverse genus comprised of nearly 1000 species, most Carex originate in the moist habitats of temperate climates. Easily grown, our winning selections produce a variety of different colored leaves that promise to soften those sharp edges in your garden. 

Carex flaccosperma (G-0594)

Each 8.25

AVAILABLE SPRING 2021

Indigenous to the central and southeastern U.S., this handsome, arching sedge sprouts low, slow-spreading evergreen clumps of narrow, glaucous blue-green leaves. Heightened by creased parallel veins and slender golden-brown seed heads, the amenable small-sized habit appreciates a late winter cutback plus shady moist abodes, yet thrives in average soil and even tolerates dry conditions. Blue Wood Sedge can flank a stream bed, edge a pathway or be utilized as a deer-resistant ground cover for wooded gardens.

Blooms May–June

Size: 6" – 10" high x 6" – 12" wide.

Hardy to zone 5.

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Due to the unprecedented influx of orders, phone calls and emails that we have been receiving, our small family run business of not quite a dozen people, is sadly behind at this time. The combination of extremely cold weather in January and February, as well as vendor plant shortages and unanticipated delays, are adding to our difficulty of assigning ship dates in a timely fashion. Please know our team is working diligently to catch up. Orders are currently taking up to 5 weeks to review. To be as fair as possible to our valued customers, we are processing orders in the order they were received. We appreciate your patience and hope that you can accept our heartfelt apology for any inconvenience. 

 

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