Sedges

Carex amphibola - Creek Sedge
Carex amphibola - Creek Sedge

Carex amphibola - Creek Sedge

Carex amphibola - Creek Sedge

Height: 1-1.5' Width: .5-1'

Bright green foliage growing in a fountain shape. Found in deciduous forest and Eastern prairies. Prefers shade and moist conditions but can remain semi evergreen with a little protection.

Sun

Part Sun

Medium Moisture

High Moisture

Pollinator

Regionally native

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1 $0.00 $0.00
45 Inventory
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Carex annectens -Yellowfruited Sedge
Carex annectens -Yellowfruited Sedge

Carex annectens -Yellowfruited Sedge

Carex annectens -Yellowfruited Sedge

Height: 2-3' Width: 1-2'

Forms tight tufts of leaves and spikelet flowers. The seeds are bright yellow.

Sun

Part Sun/Shade

Low Moisture

Medium Moisture

High Moisture

Pollinator

Nebraska native

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1 $3.50 $3.50
64 Inventory
@ $3.50 ea.
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Carex appalachica-Appalachian Sedge
Carex appalachica-Appalachian Sedge

Carex appalachica-Appalachian Sedge

Carex appalachica-Appalachian Sedge

Height: .5-1' Weight:.5-1'

Fine textured woodland sedge is a true clump grower. Beautiful texture in mass plantings. Makes a great lawn alternative for shady areas and prefers dry to average soil.

Sun

Part sun

Low moisture

Medium moisture

High moisture

Pollinator

Rain garden plant

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1 $0.00 $0.00
64 Inventory
@ $0.00 ea.
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Carex brevior -plains oval sedge
Carex brevior -plains oval sedge

Carex brevior -plains oval sedge

Carex brevior -plains oval sedge

Height: 6-10" Width: 12"

A versatile sedge typically found in dry areas. Actively grows in spring and fall when soil is cool.

Sun

Part Sun/Shade

Shade

Low Moisture

Medium Moisture

High Moisture

Pollinator

Nebraska native

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1 $0.00 $0.00
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Carex comosa - Longhair Sedge
Carex comosa - Longhair Sedge

Carex comosa - Longhair Sedge

Carex comosa - Longhair Sedge

Height: 2-4' Width: 1-2'

One of the taller sedges with medium width, bright green foliage. Is found in wet meadows, marshes and shallow water along streams and ponds. Great for wetland restoration and bioretention projects.

Sun

Shade

Medium Moisture

High Moisture

Pollinator

Rain Garden Plant

Nebraska native

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1 $0.00 $0.00
96 Inventory
@ $0.00 ea.
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Carex eburnea-Bristleaf Sedge
Carex eburnea-Bristleaf Sedge

Carex eburnea-Bristleaf Sedge

Carex eburnea-Bristleaf Sedge

Weight: .5-1' Height: 1'

Makes a wonderful ground cover and lawn alternative. This sedge is tough and adaptable! Tolerates dry shade and part sun in moist conditions. Green needle like foliage with an inconspicuous bloom in spring.

Part shade

Shade

Low moisture

Pollinator

Rain garden plant

Nebraska native

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1 $0.00 $0.00
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Carex frankii - Frank's Sedge
Carex frankii - Frank's Sedge

Carex frankii - Frank's Sedge

Carex frankii - Frank's Sedge

Height: 1-2' Width: .5-1'

Found in wet prairies and along water ways this sedge grows in an upright mound with wide, dark green foliage. Short, spikey seed heads appear in late spring. Adaptable to sun and part shade but prefers moist conditions.

Sun

Part Sun

Medium Moisture

High Moisture

Pollinator

Rain Garden Plant

Nebraska native

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1 $0.00 $0.00
61 Inventory
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Carex grayi-Gray's Sedge
Carex grayi-Gray's Sedge

Carex grayi-Gray's Sedge

Carex grayi-Gray's Sedge

Height: 2-3' Weight:1-2'

Producing unique, mace-shaped seed heads in late spring. Found in low lying areas near rivers and woods. Can tolerate dry conditions but prefers moist soil in light shade or part sun.

Sun

Part sun

Medium moisture

High moisture

Pollinator

Rain garden plant

Regionally native

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1 $0.00 $0.00
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Carex hystericina - Bottlebrush Sedge
Carex hystericina - Bottlebrush Sedge

Carex hystericina - Bottlebrush Sedge

Carex hystericina - Bottlebrush Sedge

Height: 2-3' Width: 1-2'

Greens early in the spring and develops 'Bottlebrush' like seed heads in early summer. Perfect for the edges of water ways, bioretention and erosion control. Requires moist conditions.

Sun

Medium Moisture

High Moisture

Pollinator

Rain Garden Plant

Nebraska native

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1 $0.00 $0.00
23 Inventory
@ $0.00 ea.
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Carex muskingumensis - Palm Sedge
Carex muskingumensis - Palm Sedge

Carex muskingumensis - Palm Sedge

Carex muskingumensis - Palm Sedge

Height: 2-3' Width: 2-3'

Unique textures, similar to palm branches. Naturally occurring in low swampy woods and wet meadows but can tolerate drought and drier conditions. Perfect for bioretention, rain gardens and erosion control. Easy to grow.

Sun

Part Sun

Medium Moisture

Pollinator

Rain Garden Plant

Regionally native

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1 $0.00 $0.00
123 Inventory
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Carex nebrascensis-Nebraska Sedge
Carex nebrascensis-Nebraska Sedge

Carex nebrascensis-Nebraska Sedge

Carex nebrascensis-Nebraska Sedge

Height:1-2' Width: 1-2'

Beautiful silver blue-green sedge found in wet meadows and along streams. Unique for its colony form rather than clump form.

Sun

Low moisture

Medium moisture

High moisture

Pollinator

Rain garden plant

Nebraska native

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1 $0.00 $0.00
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Carex pensylvanica-Pennsylvania Sedge
Carex pensylvanica-Pennsylvania Sedge

Carex pensylvanica-Pennsylvania Sedge

Carex pensylvanica-Pennsylvania Sedge

Height: .5-1' Width: .5-1'

A fine textured sedge that barely reaches 8" in bloom. Will spread 3-8" a year to form a ground cover.

Sun

Part sun

Shade

Medium moisture

Pollinator

Rain garden plant

Regionally native

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1 $0.00 $0.00
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Carex praegracilis-Tollway Sedge
Carex praegracilis-Tollway Sedge

Carex praegracilis-Tollway Sedge

Carex praegracilis-Tollway Sedge

Height: .5-1' Width:.5-1'

A short, rich-green lawn alternative. Forms a thick carpet and tolerates moderate foot traffic.

Sun

Medium moisture

High moisture

Pollinator

Rain garden plant

Nebraska native

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1 $0.00 $0.00
40 Inventory
@ $0.00 ea.
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Carex rosea-Rosy Sedge
Carex rosea-Rosy Sedge

Carex rosea-Rosy Sedge

Carex rosea-Rosy Sedge

Height: 1-1.5' Width: .5-1'

A very versatile sedge perfect for difficult shady areas and groundcover. Tolerates a wide range of moisture conditions in the shade.

Sun

Part sun

Shade

Low moisture

Medium moisture

High moisture

Pollinator

Rain garden plant

Nebraska native

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1 $0.00 $0.00
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Carex texensis - Texas Sedge
Carex texensis - Texas Sedge

Carex texensis - Texas Sedge

Carex texensis - Texas Sedge

Height: .5-1' Width: .5-1'

A small compact sedge with delicate, slender leaves and fiber optic-like seed heads.

Sun

Part Sun

Shade

Low Moisture

Medium Moisture

High Moisture

Pollinator

Rain Garden Plant

Nebraska native

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1 $0.00 $0.00
89 Inventory
@ $0.00 ea.
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Carex vulpinoidea - Fox Sedge
Carex vulpinoidea - Fox Sedge

Carex vulpinoidea - Fox Sedge

Carex vulpinoidea - Fox Sedge

Height: 1-3' Width: 1-2'

Found in wet meadows, prairies and swamps this dark green fine textured sedge is perfect for rain gardens, ditches and erosion control. Seedheads show in late summer and resemble fox tails.

Sun

Part Sun

Medium Moisture

High Moisture

Pollinator

Rain Garden Plant

Nebraska native

Quantity Price Subtotal
1 $0.00 $0.00
96 Inventory
@ $0.00 ea.
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