Carex cephalophora (Short-headed Bracted Sedge)
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Carex cephalophora

Short-headed Bracted Sedge

Forms a soft but upright clump and has a crowded, lobed spike of oval seed sacs. Attracts butterflies

Height: 18-24 in
Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Brown
Bloom Time: May,June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Characteristics & Attributes for Carex cephalophora

Attributes

Green Roof Semi Intensive

Attracts Wildlife

Attracts Butterflies

Plant Habit

Upright

Light Conditions

Sun to Part Shade

Native Plant Community

Savanna
Woodland
Wetland

Bloom Time

May
June

Flower Color

Brown

Flower Hue

Light

Flower Type

Spike

Foliage Color

Green

Leaf Texture

Fine

Growth Rate

Average