Pennsylvania sedge ‘Straw Hat’

Carex pensylvanica ‘Straw Hat’ (Pennsylvania sedge ‘Straw Hat’)

Botanical Name Carex pensylvanica ‘Straw Hat’
Common Name Pennsylvania sedge ‘Straw Hat’
Family Cyperaceae
USDA Zone 3 thru 8
Light Requirement Part Shade to Full Shade
Season(s) of interest spring, summer, fall
Height and Spread 8-10in x 15-20in (20-25cm x 40-50cm)
Flower Color Yellow
Attracts Wildlife Hosts Caterpillars of Butterflies/Moths, Rarely Browsed by Mammalian Herbivores
Additional Information Cultivated Form of a Native Plant.
Location in Lurie Garden North Dark Plate‚Äč

 

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