A picture of a Gray's Sedge

Gray's Sedge

Carex grayi

Also known as

Bur Sedge, Mace Sedge, Carex De Gray, Common Bur Sedge, Morning Star Sedge, Sedge

Full Sun
Frequent watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

1m

50cm

Min

50cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Gray's Sedge Overview

A coarsely tufted deciduous perennial clump native to North America. All the foliage is green. The flowers are carried in clusters.

How to propagate Gray's Sedge

Seed

Seed in spring or autumn.

Division

By division in autumn; however forms should be propagated by division only.

Other uses of Gray's Sedge

Aquatic, bog.