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Common Wood Sedge - Carex blanda

Regular price $6.00

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Phonetic: KAY-reks BLAN-dah

Photo by Charles T. Bryson, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Bugwood.org

  • Hardiness:  3 - 9
  • Native Northeast Region:  USDA Database
  • Sun Exposure:  Full sun - shade
  • Flower Color:  Green
  • Bloom Time:  May, June
  • Soil Type:  Wet - Medium Dry
  • Mature Plant Size:  H 2' x 2' W
  • Plant Spacing: 3'
  • Host Plant: Appalachian Brown and Eyed Brown caterpillars
  • Attracts:  Butterflies, bees, birds
  • Advantages: Drought tolerant, winter interest, deer resistant, tolerates many soil types
  • Landscape Uses:  Shade garden, ground cover, accent plant
  • Companion Plants: Woodland Phlox, Boneset, Sweet Joe Pye Weed