Origin: US Native Grass or Sedge
Other Common Names: Greater Straw Sedge
Bloom Time: Summer
Height: 24 in to 48 in
Spacing: 15 in to 18 in
Light: Full Sun to Woodland
Soil Moisture: Medium
USDA Zone: 3a-10b
Germination: Fall plant or cold stratify for 2 to 4 weeks for best results. Sow seeds on soil surface at 70F and water.
Seeds Per Oz: 25000
The 'Spreading Oval Sedge' could be an important part of your prairie restoration. Finely textured and a lovely green, it enjoys sun or shade. Tufted spikelets will grace slender stems May through June, adding character to its harmonious beauty. Moist soils will be this native sedge's favorite habitat.