Earthly Pursuits, Inc.
Carex stricta Tussock Sedge
Carex stricta | Tussock Sedge | Zone: 5-8 | Size: 2-3' | Sun: N | Shade/Partial Sun: Y | Tolerance(s): Moisture | Season(s): Spring Summer | Native: Y | Ground Cover: Y
DESCRIPTION: A wetland native that forms dense tussocks of straw colored leaves at the base with bright green new growth emerging from the top. Spreads via rhizomes. Found in wet meadows, swamps and along stream banks. Emergent aquatic.