Carex shortiana (Short's Sedge)
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Carex shortiana (NGN)

Short's Sedge

Mature spikelets turn chocolate-colored early.
Height: 18-24 in
Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Brown
Bloom Time: June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Rain Garden Shade
Rain Garden Sun
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Wildlife
Plant Habit
Upright
Light Conditions
Sun to Part Shade
Native Plant Community
Woodland
Wet Woodland
Wetland
Flower Color
Brown
Flower Hue
Dark
Flower Height
18" to 24"
Flower Type
Spike
Foliage Color
Green
Leaf Texture
Medium
Flower Size
3" to 4"
Growth Rate
Average

Possible Substitution Plants

Carex frankii
Hierochloe odorata
Carex pellita