Carex crinita
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Hardiness Zone: 3-9 Height: 0.3-1.5 metres; 1-5 feet Spread: 0.3-0.6 metres; 1-2 feet Sun: Full sun to full shade Water: Wet to medium Wildlife: Food and cover for assorted wildlife Bloom Colour: green, yellow, brown Tolerates: seasonal flooding; drought; shade; deer Culture: This native sedge performs best in part shade, tolerating both full shade and full sun, growing well in moist to wet soils. Carex crinita is a cool season sedge, doing most of its growth when the temperatures are cool. Noteworthy Characteristics: Carex crinita grows in an arching shape and forms elegant clumps of blue-green foliage averaging about 3 feet tall with flower heads that persist well into the summer. Garden Uses: Rain gardens; native gardens; containers; mass planting; naturalization