- Height At Maturity Under 3 Feet
- Ships Year Round
- Exposure Full Sun
- Usage Ponds & Water Gardens,Deer Resistant
- Bloom Season Spring,Summer
- Zone 3,4,5,6,7,8,9
- Categories Native Grasses
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 its 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 of 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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