Carex punicea
(hook grass, uncinia rubra)

Temporarily Out of Stock


Foliage Colour: Red
Height: 50 cm
Width: 50 cm
Growth per Annum: Fast
Climate: Hardy
Sun: Full Sun, Part Shade
Soil: Dry, Moist
Category: Grass
Features: Native. Suitable restoration species.

A red native sedge found throughout New Zealand in forest and scrub. Dark red, wine-red or reddish green, weakly tufted or shortly rhizomatous plant.

Habitat: Montane to alpine (coastal in southern part of range). In frost-flats, short and tall tussock grassland, grey and subalpine scrub, bogs and mires.

Flowering: October to November
Fruiting:    November to June


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