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Carex Plantaginea

Botanical Name:

Carex plantaginea

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Full Shade - Partial Shade
~
0-3 hours of direct sun per day
Soil
Moist, rich soils.
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May

Plant Type

Grass/Grass-like, Ground Cover, Ornamental Grasses and Sedges, Perennial

Lifespan

Perennial

Plant Height

1-3 ft.

Flower

Flowers early spring to early summer, Perianth absent. Bloom time refers to fruiting period for Carex spp.

Benefits
Attracts

Birds

Butterflies

Pollinators

Songbirds

Taxonomy

Order

Poales

Family

Cyperaceae

Genus

Carex

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