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Carex plantaginea /Plantain Leafed Sedge

Carex plantaginea   / Carex plantaginea
Clumps of plantain leafed sedge in late summer
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Clumps of plantain leafed sedge in late summer

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Scientific Name: Carex plantaginea
Common Name: Plantain Leafed Sedge
Leaf Type: None
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: to 1 foot
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Wet
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
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Comments: This evenly expanding sedge makes a great texture plant for moist places. Foliage can become untidy with tip dieback and may have to be cut back periodically. Produces tufts of foliage.