Carex densa

DENSE SEDGE

$160.00 /lb

TYPE:

Perennial sedge

HEIGHT:

1 - 3 feet

HABITAT:

Wet meadows, pond edges

WETLAND STATUS:

OBL

SEEDING RATE:

6-8 lbs per acre with approximately 2,000,000 seeds per lb

A native grass-like sedge that grows in moist low grounds and withstands fluctuating levels of water. It produces an abundance of seeds which are consumed by wildlife along with the plant. The roots form a thick mass which help with erosion control.

Planting Instructions: Use general ground prep method (click here).

Best planted in the fall since it requires 60 days of cold to break dormancy. Sow on or near the surface.