palm sedge

Carex muskingumensis (palm sedge)

Botanical Name Carex muskingumensis
Common Name palm sedge
Family Cyperaceae
USDA Zone 4 thru 9
Light Requirement Full Sun to Part Shade
Season(s) of interest all seasons
Height and Spread 2-3ft x 2-3ft (60-90cm x 60-90cm)
Flower Color Yellow
Attracts Wildlife Hosts Caterpillars of Butterflies/Moths, Rarely Browsed by Mammalian Herbivores
Additional Information Native to Chicago Region.
Location in Lurie Garden Southeast Dark Plate


Average Flowering Time