Low, mounding sedge that is very versatile. Green flower spikes appear in late spring. Wonderful native substitute for Liriope. Birds and small mammals feed on the seeds.
Header Photo: Mervin Wallace
Eastern Woodland Sedge/Common Wood Sedge
USDA PLANTS Range Map
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Typical Landscape Use
Establishment and Care Instructions
Where Should I Start?
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