Carex scoparia

Pointed Broom Sedge



A clumping sedge that likes cooler seasons. Flower clusters are green to tan and bullet shaped. Flowers appear from late spring to mid summer. Fruit matures during the same time.

Plant Overview:

Plant Family:Cyperaceae
Plant Duration:Perennial
Plant Type:Graminoids/Grasses
Bloom Time:Late May to August
Fruit Timing:Late May to August
Global and State Rank:G5T5
Commercially available landscape plant?No
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Moisture:Moist, Wet
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Partial shade
Light Range:Partial Shade
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Moist, Wet

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