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Carex pensylvanica

Use as ground cover or a border


•Blooms: early - middle

•Height: <1’

•Habitat: mesic to dry prairie


•Family: Graminoid

•Sun/Shade: dappled shade, part-day shade, to full-sun

•Pollinator service: Serves skipper butterflies, small native bees and bee mimics



Loved as a native groundcover and nature shade lawn. Ideal for sedge lawns.

Like other Graminoids, provides textural interest, as well as over-wintering bird habitat. Grasses-like species serve as important pupating habitat for many butterfly species.

Wild strawberry, Spring beauty, 


Pennsylvania sedge

  • Please open plants immediately upon arrive to ensure plant survival and to be eligible for returns. 

  • This ships as a full flat containing 32 plants.


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