Carex buchananii
(buchanans sedge)


Height: 60 cm
Width: 60 cm
Growth per Annum: Fast
Climate: Hardy
Sun: Full Sun
Soil: Dry, Moist, Wet
Category: Grass
Features: Native. Attractive to insects. Suitable restoration species.

Carex buchananii is a 60 cm tall native hair sedge which forms upright clumps of very fine, hair-like leaves of a bronzy-cinnamon colour. The stiff blades curve at the end. Looks fabulous planted in large drifts. Hardy to just about any conditions but happiest in a sunny position that does not dry out completely in summer.

Habitat: Coastal to montane (up to 1000 m a.s.l.). On beaches, lagoon, lake and stream margins, or in damp ground within open forest or short tussock grassland.


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2l Pot $8.50 $8.00 $