Saxapahaw, NC

The Flower of Carolina


  • Product Info

    Pretty Sedge (Carex woodii)
    Sedge Family
    Blooms: Yellow, 3-4 weeks, April-May
    Leaves: 6-12” evergreen leaves are blue-green
    Height: 6-12”
    Space: 6-12”
    Soil: Average-Moist
    Exposure: Part shade-Shade-Part sun-Full Sun
    Fauna: Bristle-like seed heads turn golden brown when ripe 
    Seeds: Spike-like seed heads turn golden brown when ripe and are very attractive
    Deer Resistance: High
    Zone: 4-8
    Native Status: NC native, uncommon in the Mountains
    Provenance: Unknown, seed grown