Carex secta
(pukio, forest sedge)


Height: 100 cm
Width: 100 cm
Growth per Annum: Fast
Climate: Hardy
Sun: Full Sun
Soil: Moist, Wet
Category: Grass
Features: Native. Attractive to birds. Suitable restoration species.

Well known species and it is a most useful plant for use in re-establishing or enhancing wetland areas. Older plants in moist to wet sites, often form thick trunk-like bases 1 metre tall from its own tightly matted roots. It takes on a yellow-green colour in open situations with the colour being intensified in the Winter.

Habitat: Widespread in suitable wetlands from coastal to montane wetlands.

Flowering: December to January


  Each 20 or more 50 or more
2l Pot $8.50 $8.00 $