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Frosty Curls Sedge Carex albula 'Frosty Curls'

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KAY-reks AL-bew-lah FROH-stee KUR-uls
Description

Curly Frosty Curls has narrow evergreen leaves that self-seed along with being a good stabilizing plant for banks.  This plant is either drought tolerant or tolerant of wet planting sites.

 

Compare this Plant to: Carex albula

Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#evergreen#drought tolerant#ornamental grass#wet sites#cpp#deer resistant
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#evergreen#drought tolerant#ornamental grass#wet sites#cpp#deer resistant
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Carex
    Species:
    albula
    Family:
    Cyperaceae
    Recommended Propagation Strategy:
    Division
    Seed
    Dimensions:
    Height: 1 ft. 0 in. - 2 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 1 ft. 0 in. - 2 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Ornamental Grass
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Broadleaf Evergreen
    Texture:
    Fine
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    Occasionally Dry
    Occasionally Wet
    Available Space To Plant:
    12 inches-3 feet
    Usda Plant Hardiness Zone:
    6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
  • Flowers:
    Flower Description:
    Inconspicuous flowers
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Broadleaf Evergreen
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    Metallic, very narrow leaves
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Theme:
    Rock Garden
    Water Garden
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Deer
    Wet Soil