Photo Courtesy of Hoffman Nursery Inc

Carex plantaginea (Seersucker Sedge)

Broad, semi-evergreen, lime green leaves with a puckered surface are accompanied by scaly burgundy spikelets. Slow growth rate.

Blooms late spring to late autumn
0.5-1 ft tall x 1 ft wide
HARDY to -40­°F (-40°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Moderately drought tolerant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Part to Full Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture
Native to Native