- Common Name(s):
- Carnation grass, Glaucous sedge
- Ornamental Grass
Variable in amount of blue-green coloration; spreads by rhizomes; good ground cover; sometimes sold as Carex nigra or Carex glauca. Drought tolerant but also tolerates wet planting sites.
- Sun or light shade
- 6-24 in.
- Dense, fine textured mass
- Tolerates a wide range of soil conditions; very drought tolerant
- Insignificant flowers in late spring
NCCES plant id: 591