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Carex pendula


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Description:
Drooping sedge will develop into a bold, dark green grass-like plant with dramatic, pendulous, six inch long, brown flower spikes on tall arching stems. Provide moist soils and part shade. Pair with Astilbe, Epimedium, Hosta, and Ligularia.


Common Name: Drooping Sedge

Family: Cyperaceae (The Sedge Family)

Zone Hardiness: 5-9

Light: Part Shade, Part Sun, Full Sun

Height: 4-6'

Width: 3-5'

Primary Bloom Colour: Brown

Secondary Bloom Colour:

Class: Evergreen

Type: Grass

Bloom Time: Summer

Soil Moisture: Moist, Average

Stem Colour:

Fragrance: No

Berries: No

Benefits:

Deer Resistant: Unknown

BC Native: No

Native Habitat: Damp, semi-shady woods on clayey soils.

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Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia

Asia and the Pacific - Southwest Asia and Asia Minor

Europe and Africa - North Africa

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