Carex pensylvanica Pennsylvania Sedge ZONE 4

This plant forms short clusters and spreads slowly by rhizomes to create a lush carpet that provides excellent seasonal cover for small foraging song birds. Reddish-brown, thimble-like flowers top the narrow, fine textured leaves in June.

Great For: Groundcover under deciduous trees Drought tolerant lawn replacement

HEIGHT: 6-8"

WIDTH: 6-8"

SUN: 4+ hours

SOIL: Dry Moist Sandy

Attracts BirdsDeer ResistantNative of New EnglandBears Fruit
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Flower Size: 2"

Flower Color: Brown

Bloom Time: Spring

Growth Rate: Rapid

Shape: Mound

Feeding: Plant-tone

Fall Color: Green

Winter Interest: Structure

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