Greater Pond Sedge

Carex riparia

Greater Bank Sedge, Pond Sedge

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This is a vigorous spreading perennial that has long green leaves and tall stems bearing dark brown spikes in the early summer.
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Planning

Difficulty

Moderate

Flowering time

Summer

Fruiting time

Summer

Special features

Origin

Eur. to C Asia & S S. Amer.

Environment

Light

Full Sun, Partial Shade, Partial Sun

Soil moisture

Wet

Soil type

Clay, Loam, Sand

Soil PH preference

Neutral, Acid, Alkaline

Frost hardiness

Hardy

Personality

Family

Cyperaceae

Flower colour

Brown, Insignificant

Scent

None
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