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Carex lupulina

Hop Sedge

Description:

This sedge is similar to C. intumescens. Unlike C. intumescens, it has longer spikes. Forms clumps and grows erect in stature. Prefers sun and moist to wet soils.

Plant Overview:

Plant Family:Cyperaceae
Plant Type:Graminoids/Grasses
Plant Duration:Perennial
Bloom Time:Late May to August
Fruit Timing:Mid June to mid September
Global and State Rank:G5, S5
Commercially available landscape plant?No
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Moisture:Wet
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Partial shade
Light Range:Partial Shade
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Wet

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