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Carex flagellifera

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Carex flagellifera

Carfla
Weeping Brown Sedge,
$0.00 ex GST
 
Wantirna
B7
Size: 14cm
Available: 33
$/Unit (EX GST): $5.25 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $5.78 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Carex flagellifera Weeping Brown Sedge,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Grasses, Strappy & Tufting Clumping, Tufting

Description:
Attractive sedge with a weeping cascading habit of brown-orange grass-like fine foliage. Insignificant summer flowers are brown and appear on spikes above the foliage. Drought and salt-spray tolerant. Widely used in domestic and commercial landscapes. Prefers full sun, tolerates part shade. Grows approx 30cm H x 45cm W.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
15-30cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Erosion Control, Foliage Feature / Colour, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Prefers moist, well drained soil but will tolerate dry spells. Best in part shade, easy to maintain - manually pull out dead foliage or cut back plant by 1/3 to refresh growth. Spray for aphids if required.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Cyperaceae PacificIslands

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Brown, Orange
Flower Colour: Brown
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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