Sprengel’s sedge (Carex sprengelii)

Yellow-green drooping foliage of Sprengel's Sedge

Sprengel’s sedge

 

Common name: Sprengel’s sedge
Botanical name: Carex sprengelii

Light: full Sun
Height: 18-24 inches
Water:  moist to somewhat dry
Soil Type:  loam to clay

Native sedge with gently draping narrow yellow green foliage and 1-2″ dangling flower spikelets in midsummer – beautiful in a garden setting!