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Pennsylvania Sedge (Carex pensylvanica)

Habitat: Forests, Fields and Open Areas

Grows in Sun/Shade: Sun, Shade

Flowers: Green/Brown

Attributes: Walnut tolerant, Drought tolerant, Clay soil tolerant

Height: 20-40 cm (7-15 in)


This plant forms large patches of grassy leaves in dry savanna and open oak woods. The foliage provides a pleasing contrast to showy wildflowers as well as food for birds.


For more information about this plant please visit the Ontario Grasses, Sedges and Rushes website


4265 Wilmot-Easthope Rd., New Hamburg,  (2 km north of highway 7/8 or south of Erb's Road)

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