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Hop Sedge

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SKU:
1727
$14.99
Height At Maturity
Under 3 Feet
Ships
Year Round
Exposure
Full Sun, Sun & Shade,
Exposure
Full Sun, Sun & Shade,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Usage
Ponds & Water Gardens, Deer Resistant,
Usage
Ponds & Water Gardens, Deer Resistant,

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Shipping Information

We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.

Shipping Dates
Ships Year Round

Description

Hop Sedge will add a natural look to any area where it is planted 

Hop Sedge - Carex lupulina. A perennial sedge that is around one and a half to three feet tall; It has flowering culms and leaves, which are both colored light to medium green. The leaf blades alone can grow up to two feet in length. This sedge is unique in appearance, making it easy to differentiate from others in the sedge family. It is found in floodplain forests, impermanent woodland ponds or grassy marshes, and swamp openings. Geographically, it is located in central and eastern North America, mostly in the United States but occasionally found in Canada. It can be used ornamentally but is not very common.

The Hop Sedge is an excellent addition to any garden.

The Carex lupuliformis also was known as the Hop Sedge is a spiky flower natural to central and eastern North America. It usually produces anywhere from 4 to 7 rounded to triangular leaves. The Hop Sedge can grow up to 3' in height. It is one of the more abundant sedges and very easy to identify due to its large prickly pistillate spikelets and unusually large perigynia. With its unique look and size, it will readily be the centerpiece and conversation starter for all plant lovers and gardeners alike.

Hop Sedge is a Native Grass.

Hop Sedge will look great when planted. This native grass will provide a very natural look when grown and is a perennial grass. Hop Sedge will bloom during May through September and will grow slightly fast and looks great around water gardens and other areas of water. The hop sedge is excellent for wet conditions. This plant is attractive for any sun conditions. The wetting soil is tolerant. Also, it is tolerant to acidic soil. Hop sedge gets its name because it's seed heads look like hops. Hop Sedge will give your pond and lake areas a very natural look. Hop Sedge will grow well in moist soil conditions around bodies of water. This grass does well around lakes and ponds. Hop Sedge will give a water garden a great look.

 

 

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