Greenish-white Sedge

Carex longii



Leaves of this sedge are green veined and lower leaves are stiff. Flowers are greenish-brown and bloom from late spring to mid summer. The fruits can persist into the fall. The plant grows in soil and loam wetlands.

Plant Overview:

Other Common Names:Long's Sedge
Plant Family:Cyperaceae
Plant Duration:Perennial
Plant Type:Graminoids/Grasses
Bloom Time:May to July
Fruit Timing:Late June to August, may persist to October
Global and State Rank:G5, S4
Commercially available landscape plant?No
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Type:Loam, Sandy
Soil Moisture:Wet
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Wet

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