Photo Courtesy of Heritage Seedlings

Carex stipata (Common Fox Sedge)

A sturdy sedge with small prickly seed heads that turn golden-brown when mature. Elongated foliage has a rough texture. Clump-forming habit. Thrives in wet soil environment.

Blooms in summer
2-3 ft tall x 2 ft spread
HARDY to -40­°F (-40°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts birds


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate to Consistent Moisture
Native to Native