white-tinged sedge

Carex albicans (white-tinged sedge)

Botanical Name Carex albicans
Common Name white-tinged sedge
Family Cyperaceae
USDA Zone 4 thru 8
Light Requirement full sun to part shade
Season(s) of interest spring, summer, fall
Height and Spread 1-1.5ft x 1-1.5ft (30-45cm x 30-45cm)
Flower Color yellow
Attracts Wildlife Provides Food for Birds, Hosts Caterpillars of Butterflies/Moths, Attracts Pollinators, Rarely Browsed by Mammalian Herbivores
Additional Information Native to Chicago Region.
Location in Lurie Garden East Dark Plate, North Dark Plate


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