Photo Courtesy of Hoffman Nursery

Carex radiata (Eastern Star Sedge)

This low-growing sedge forms thick clumps of finely textured foliage and thin stalks bearing star-shaped perigynium and adds a nice addition to any shaded home landscape. Slow growth rate.

Blooms late spring
1-2 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant
Shade tolerant


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Partial to Full Shade
Moisture Moderate to Consistent Moisture