- Go Shopping
- Browse our plants A-Z
- Shop by category
- Shop by plant type
- NEW - Light weight garden pots & planters
- Autumn Sale 20% off
- All offers and promotions
- Flowering & Top Sellers September 2016
- Flowering by Month
- New plants in 2016
- Burncoose Website Gift Vouchers
- National Garden Tokens
- Rare Plant List
- Customer Services and Information
- News and Events
- Help and Advice
- Catalogue Request
- Professional Gardeners
- About Us
- Log In / Register
History: Home >
Hook grass, Hook-sedge
Information - click to expand & read
- Good to know - grass-like species with attractive spikelets followed by hooked, nut-like fruits.
- Pests & Diseases - none
- Place of Origin - southern temperate zones except southern Africa.
- Evergreen - tufted monoecious perennnials.
- Full Sun - or light dappled shade
- Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus rich, moderately fertile.