Awl Fruited Sedge

Carex stipata

Carex stipata is a common and adaptable wetland sedge that thrives in almost any wet soil environment. An important component of wetland seed mixes, it establishes quickly to provide rapid soil stabilization. Sprays of golden yellow seed heads make …

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Availability: In stock
SKU
23172
Seeds 40,000 seeds/oz
1/4 Oz $8.00
1/2 Oz $12.00
Oz $20.00
Lb $300.00
Cultural Details
Soil Type Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil Moisture Wet
Sun Exposure Full Sun, Partial
Height 1' - 3'
Bloom Color Green
Bloom Time May, June
Spacing 1'
Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Root Type Fibrous
Benefits Deer Resistant
Seeds per Oz 40000
Propagation Treatment Dry Stratification, Moist Stratification
Days to Moist Stratify 30 days
Direct Sowing Time Early Spring, Fall

Carex stipata, or Awl Fruited Sedge, is a common and adaptable wetland sedge that thrives in almost any wet soil environment. An important component of wetland seed mixes, it establishes quickly to provide rapid soil stabilization. Sprays of golden yellow seed heads make this a prominent plant of the summer landscape.