40 - 60 cm
sun - partial shade
acid - neutral - alkaline
Carex is the largest genus in the family Cyperaceae with around 2000 species. Most species grow in moist soil although there are exceptions to that. The species are distributed globally, most in arctic and temperate regions.
Division in spring or fall.
Seed - sown February - March.
Seed lightly covered and stored at 20°C (68°F) until germination.
A perennial sedge that needs moist soil.