Silver sedge has broad, powder blue foliage for part shade.
A spectacular clump-forming sedge with powder blue leaves up to an inch or more wide. Spreads slowly to form a wonderfully textured groundcover in moist or average soil. Tolerates dry shade once established. An early spring haircut makes room for clean new growth.
Common Name: Silver Sedge
Family: Cyperaceae (The Sedge Family)
Zone Hardiness: 4-8
Light: Part Shade, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Moist, Average, Dry
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Dry woods.
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America
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