Photo Courtesy of Emerald Coast Growers

Carex pensylvanica Straw Hat (Pennsylvania Sedge)

A low sedge with soft, delicate arching semi-evergreen leaves. Produces a large showy display of dull yellow flowers that rise above the leaves. Clumping habit.

Blooms late spring
1 ft tall x 0.5-1 ft spread
HARDY to -40­°F (-40°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Partial to Full Shade
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture
Patent Info PP29432