Carex appalachica, Appalachian Sedge
Appalachian Sedge will make any area look very natural when grown. This sedge is very tolerant of all kinds of soil conditions.
This plant can grow well both around water areas such as lakes and ponds, or it can grow in your yard around a water garden. This plant can grow well in dry conditions and prefers moist to dry soil. This plant can grow well almost anywhere and is easily adaptable. It can also look good planted in a container sitting on a deck or patio. The Appalachian Sedge is a sedge or native grass but can also be a water plant.
Appalachian sedge can be grown in any shady site and is very tolerant of root competition.
Cut back dead foliage in late winter before spring flowering. This sedge is tolerant of many soil types. The early bloom is nectar for native insects. Seeds are plentiful and a delicacy for birds. Appalachian Sedge can grow well in full and partial shade.