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Bur Sedge
Carex grayi
Cyperaceae

GreenDrk2 Swish

Interesting starry mace-like green seed heads form in May & persist into the fall, fresh green leaves up to 1/2" wide, clump forming, seed heads can be cut for use in fresh or dried arrangements, clay tolerant, good rain garden plant.

Average To Moist
Sun To Shade
2' tall
Plant Hardiness Zones: 4a-9b
Perennial
Deer Resistant

Other names: Gray's Sedge or Morning Star Sedge

Native Range: sw. QC to MN, south to w. New England, LI, n. NJ, FL, AR, & OK. Rare in MA

Germination - Easy: Cold Stratify 4 weeks, then fluctuating temperatures (ie. put outdoors in spring)

Gray's Sedge in a 3.5 inch pot $9.75
Gray's Sedge Seed Packet $4.00
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