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Slough Sedge | Carex obnupta

Large, bushy sedge with evergreen leaves. Blooms in early summer. Spreads by rhizomes.


Plant Details

HabitatsRiparian Forests, Shrub Swamp, Shallow Marsh, Wet Prairie
Mature Height2-5 ft.
Shade Preferencefull sun, part shade
Soil Tolerancemoist soils to standing water
Special UsesErosion control. Streambank stabilization. Food and cover for wildlife.