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Carex glaucodeaCarex glaucodeaCarex glaucodea

blue wood sedge

Photograph(s) by*: NYNHP, NYNHP

Characteristics

Height: 0.5-2'
Flowers: May-Jul.; brown to reddish

Conditions *

Light: Partial shade Shade
Moisture: Dry Moist
Soil pH:
Soil type:

Habitat

moist to dry woods and fields

Native to

Region: Coastal Piedmont *
States:

Wildlife

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Notes

clump-forming; alternative to Liriope

Groundcover



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/1415.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004