Carex flagellifera 'Toffee Twist' /Toffee Twist Sedge

Carex flagellifera 'Toffee Twist'   / Carex flagellifera 'Toffee Twist'
An established planting
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An established planting

Border planting of this carex/sedge

Tufted units of the twist sedge planted adjacent to a stone

Summer foliage

Can be used as a ground cover

Foliage color in mid-spring

Close-up of an individual plant

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Scientific Name: Carex flagellifera 'Toffee Twist'
Common Name: Toffee Twist Sedge
Plant Type:
Leaf Type: None
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Comments: A good choice for the rock garden and is effective when used close to water features. Annual except in zones 7-10. The brown color is the natural color for this sedge. Forms a tufted mass of foliage. Grow in morning sunlight to partial shade.