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Carex muskingumensis

Muskingum Sedge

Cyperaceae

Height

40 - 60 cm

Flower colour

brown

Inflorence type

spikes

Flowering time

June

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun - partial shade

Soil

moist, fertile

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

limited experience

Plant range

N-America

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. 

Propagation:


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.

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