Carex obnupta Slough sedge

  • Carex obnupta,  Slough sedge
  • Carex obnupta,  Slough sedge
  • Plant type
    • Perennial
  • Native or non-native
    • Native
  • Sun & shade levels
    • Full Sun
    • Part Shade
  • Soil conditions
    • Dry
    • Some Moisture
    • Moist & Well-Drained
    • Wet
  • Upland/wetland ratings
    • OBL-Very wet, found in wetland
  • Yearly Height, Width
    • 6-12 in., 4-9 in.
  • Ten Year Height, Width
    • 12-18 in., 12-18 in.
 

A native grass that does well in moister areas. It forms attractive clumps. Great in rain gardens. Usually stays green all year. Picture with flowers was taken by Warren Krupsaw.

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