Sedge, Texas Details

Sedge, Texas

  • Botanical Name: Carex retroflexa var 'texensis'
  • Plant Type: Ornamental Grass
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade, Full Shade
  • Water Demand: Low
  • Landscape Use: Lawn Substitute, Deer Resistant, Border - Edge, Border - Mixed
  • Ornamental Value: Green
  • Native/Adapted: Native
  • Wildlife Value:
  • Season: Spring
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
  • Plant Form: Spreading
  • Plant Spread: 0.5'
  • Plant Height: 0.5'


A good groundcover that grows most proficiently in shade, but it tolerates full sun as well. Green foliage. Adapts to a wide range of soils. Likes soil that retains moisture. Does well in prepared soil. Can be mowed at high settings.

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