Carex squarrosa (Narrow-leaved Cattail Sedge)

Carex squarrosa

Narrow-leaved Cattail Sedge

Thimble-shaped seed heads remain all summer; will tolerate shade.

Height: 18-24 in
Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Green
Bloom Time: May,June
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 6

Characteristics & Attributes for Carex squarrosa

Attributes

Rain Garden Shade
Rain Garden Sun

Attracts Wildlife

Attracts Butterflies

Plant Habit

Upright

Light Conditions

Sun to Part Shade

Native Plant Community

Wet Prairie
Wet Woodland
Wetland

Bloom Time

May
June

Flower Color

Green

Flower Hue

Light

Flower Type

Panicle

Foliage Color

Green

Leaf Texture

Medium

Growth Rate

Average