Cherokee Sedge

We ship freshly dug bare-root plants, carefully packaged to arrive in excellent condition.

$0.99
Height At Maturity
Under 3 Feet
Ships
Year Round
Exposure
Full Sun,
Usage
Ponds & Water Gardens, Drought Tolerant Plants, Flower Gardens & Beds,
Usage
Ponds & Water Gardens, Drought Tolerant Plants, Flower Gardens & Beds,
Usage
Ponds & Water Gardens, Drought Tolerant Plants, Flower Gardens & Beds,
Bloom Season
Spring, Summer,
Bloom Season
Spring, Summer,
Zone
6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
6, 7, 8, 9,
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Reviews (4)

  • 5
    Cherokee Sedge

    Posted by Randa Zell on Sep 03, 2019

    this looks great where I planted them

  • 5
    Cherokee Sedge

    Posted by Greta Smithe on Sep 03, 2019

    I love how they mix well with my other plants

  • 5
    Cherokee Sedge

    Posted by Barbara Jones on Sep 03, 2019

    I love how they mix well with my other plants

  • 4
    Cherokee Sedge

    Posted by Noah on Feb 06, 2016

    Grow this around our lake and it looks amazing! It came packaged well and delivered quickly

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Shipping Information

We dig plants when your order is received, and ship immediately via US Priority Mail. You will receive a tracking number via email when plants are shipped. All plants are packed to be safe in their packages for up to 3 days after receipt.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. For superior protection for plants in transit, we dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants, and inspect the same day received. You need to report any problems with your order within 3 days. Plant promptly - bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days unless there are weather issues. Keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted, and store in a cool place. Water daily for the first week after planting.

Shipping Dates
Ships Year Round

Description

Cherokee Sedge is a Long-Lived, Perennial Grass

The Cherokee Sedge is a long-lived, perennial grass that grows in compact mounds. It is a native plant that grows from Texas to Florida and as far north as Ohio. It can grow in zones 6-9.

Cherokee Sedge is Deer Resistant and Thrives in Moist and Dry Soil Conditions

This green plant will reach it’s the full height of 12”-18” in just one year. It grows best in moist, wet soil with medium water use and partial shade. However, it has been known to be somewhat drought tolerant. The Cherokee sedge is resistant to diseases, deer, insects, and foot traffic. The stem of the Cherokee sedge is long and green. The leaves are a shiny dark green evergreen. They measure 6”-12” long and just ½” wide and gracefully droop down. At the top, you can find small greenish-white scaly flowers that bloom from April until June. They have seed spikes in the shape of wheat that mature in the fall. These flowers will attract a variety of songbirds and pollinators. No matter how you decide to use this green plant, you are sure to love it for many years to come.

 

The Cherokee Sedge is a native grass or can classify as a perennial. There is no bloom on the Cherokee Sedge; it stays lush and green through the spring and summer months. This sedge is found growing in the southeastern states from Tennessee down to the Gulf States. It is a versatile sedge because it can tolerate both heat and cold weather. It is deer resistant and has long green stems. Most people only plant this around ponds, but with the look used around natural areas or water gardens. Cherokee Sedge is an excellent grass for fields and lawns. This is a prolonged spreading grass. Cherokee Sedge also does well in moist and dry soil conditions. Cherokee Sedge is practically maintenance free. It will look beautiful when growing.

 

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