Carex appalachica / Appalachian Sedge


Growing in a low plume of fine-foliage, this is a charming and orderly plant useful as a foliage element in a groundcover. For restoration practice, it is an effective foundation element for dry woodlands, slopes, and edges, allowing for significant diversity due to its short stature. Deer resistant.

Height: <1’        Blooms: May

Siting: Dry to average soil, part sun to shade

Deer Resistance: High

Provenance: NJ


BONAP 2022 Carex appalachica Native Range Map

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Quart, Cube, Three inch pot, Quart