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Cyperus retrorsus

Pine Barren Sedge


Sedge growing up to 1.5 feet tall. Plant has cylindrical flowers. Grows in dry soil. Flowers and fruits in the summer.

Plant Overview:

Other Common Names:Pine Barren Flatsedge
Plant Family:Cyperaceae
Plant Type:Graminoids/Grasses
Plant Duration:Perennial
Bloom Time:Late July to mid September
Fruit Timing:Late July to mid September
Global and State Rank:G5, SNR
Commercially available landscape plant?No
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Moisture:Dry
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Sun to partial shade
Light Range:Partial Shade, Sun
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Dry

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