Carex comosa (Bristly Sedge)
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Carex comosa

Bristly Sedge

Spikes on long slender stalks that droop at maturity. Prefers wet soils; sun to part shade.

Height: 24-36 in
Width: 24-36 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: Green
Bloom Time: July,August
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Characteristics & Attributes for Carex comosa

Attributes

Emergent
Rain Garden Shade
Rain Garden Sun

Attracts Wildlife

Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Wildlife

Plant Habit

Upright

Light Conditions

Sun to Part Shade

Native Plant Community

Woodland
Wet Woodland
Wetland

Bloom Time

July
August

Flower Color

Green

Flower Hue

Light

Flower Type

Spike

Foliage Color

Green

Leaf Texture

Fine

Growth Rate

Slow