Carex uncinata
(hook sedge)

Temporarily Out of Stock


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

A green native sedge found throughout New Zealand in forest and scrub. The leaves are ribbed and arched and the seeds are dark brown. It is the commonest Uncinata in New Zealand growing in forest and scrub and occasionally in bogs and swamp margins.

Habitat: Coastal to montane (up to 1000 m a.s.l.). Widespread and common in most indigenous habitats from dense forest to open shrubland.

Flowering: August to December
Fruiting:    Throughout the year


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