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Heath Sedge
Scientific Name: Carex glauca Scop.
Synonym: Carex flacca
Family: Cyperaceae
Heath Sedge (Carex  glauca) Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 4-9,14-24
USDA: 7-10

Frost Tolerance: Hardy to 0F (-18C)

Heat Tolerance: Light shade in Phoenix

Sun Exposure: Light shade to full sun

Origin: Europe, northern Africa, North America

Growth Habits: Grass-like perennial, up to 10 inches tall (25 cm)

Watering Needs: Likes moist soil


Withstand foot traffic, can be clipped like a lawn.

Blooming Habits:
Greenish flowers.

Fruiting Habits:

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