Sedge, Cherokee Details

Sedge, Cherokee

  • Botanical Name: Carex cherokeensis
  • 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: Birds
  • Season: Spring
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
  • Plant Form: Spreading
  • Plant Spread: 2'
  • Plant Height: 1.0'


Groundcover for moist to mesic shade into full sun. Coarse green foliage. Bloom spikes to 2 feet tall in late spring. Can be used in a wide range of soils but prefers deeper soils.

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