Gray Sedge (Carex grayi) KARE-ex grayi

Other Names Bur Sedge
Family Cyperaceae
Why Like Sometimes called Bur Sedge after the spiked, burr-like seed-heads.
Plant Data
I am a... Deciduous Perennial
Mature Size 24 - 36 inches tall. 18 - 24 inches wide.
Sun Exposure Part Shade - Full Sun
Moisture Tolerance - Wet:
Zones 5a - 9b
Tags Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Wet Site Tolerant, Illinois Native, Grasses
Bloom Period May to October
Flower Color Green
Foliage Color
Animals That Use It


Data Sheets
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