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Carex petriei

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Carex petriei

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Wantirna
B9, C7, D1, Indoors
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Wantirna
B9, C7, D1, Indoors
Size: 7cm
Available: 15
$/Unit (EX GST): $2.31 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $2.54 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Carex petriei Sedge,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Grasses, Strappy & Tufting Clumping, Dense, Tufting, V-Shaped, Weeping

Description:
Attractive upright evergreen plant that has a neat round clumping habit with reddish-brown grass-like foliage. Grows approx 15cm-30cm tall and is drought and salt-spray tolerant. Great for rockery gardens.

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

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Clay, Loam, Sandy

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

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Needs to be consistently moist. Trim back by half every 3 years and feed with a slow release fertiliser.

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

Family Name: Origin:
Cyperaceae PacificIslands

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Brown, Burgundy
Flower Colour: Insignificant
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: N/A
Fruit: Insignificant

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