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Last updated 14/05/20 10:00.
Commonly known as Sedge grass
Excellent as a foundation for planting schemes as there is a sedge for almost every site in the garden. The grass-like, airy flower spikes are an added attraction.
Vast genus of over 1,800 species of deciduous or evergreen, rhizomatous or tufted perennials. Plants of bog, moorland or damp woodland.
UK natives, C. pendula (Drooping sedge) and C. sylvatica (Wood sedge), where not translocated, are a marker of ancient woodland.
Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - aphids occasionally infest stem bases.
Place of origin - temperate and arctic zones.High altitudes in tropical regions.
Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
Neutral to acid soil
Neutral to alkaline soil
Tolerates all - avoid extremes of wet or dry.
Wet or boggy soil