Cherokee Sedge

Low-growing spreading clump of arching, grass like leaves that sends out short stalks topped with dense clusters of tiny flowers. Flowers are small with no petals or sepals and green colored. The flowers are followed by a brownish seed capsule.

Scientific Name: Carex cherokeensis
Bloom Color: Green
Bloom Time: April, May, June, July
Butterfly Host: Appalachian Eyed Brown (Satyrodes appalachia); Georgia Saytr (Neonmpha areolatus); Dion Skipper (Euphyes dion); Dun's Skipper (Euphyes vestris)
Container Size: 3/4 gallon
Cultural Uses: N/A
Fall Foliage: No
Fruit: Eellipsoid capsule that turns from green to brown as it ripens.
Habit: Grass/Grass-like
Height: 1-2'
Light Needs: Part Shade (2-5 hrs. direct sun), Full Sun (5+ hrs. direct sun)
Square Feet Used: 1
Type Of Garden Ecotone: Farm, Community Garden, Planter, Street Scape, Urban Garden, Bog, Border Woodland, Erosion Control, Mesic, Partial Shade, Partial Sun, Shade, Wetland
Water Needs: Dry, Average, Moist

Price: $10.00

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