Fox Sedge Carex vulpinoidea

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Botanical Name:

Carex vulpinoidea

Family:

Cyperaceae

Genus:

Carex

Species:

vulpinoidea

Common Name:

Fox Sedge

Seeds Per Pound:
1,375,758
Quantity:
4.28 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
1030
Germination:
70%
Germination Test Type:
estimate
Purity:
97%
Height:
3 feet
Collection Locale:
PA
Crop Year:
2017
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
3
In Stock: 4.28 lb
Prices
Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
2.95
10 g
7.50
1 oz
10.95
1 lb
49.50
1 kg
98.00
Growing Info:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 60 days.
Germination: surface sow and keep moist, tamp the soil, can be sown outdoors in the fall for spring germination.
In a Nutshell:
* Carex vulpinoidea is a species of sedge known by the common name fox sedge . It is native to North America, including most of Canada and the United States and part of Mexico, and it is known in Europe and New Zealand as an introduced species . The sedge lives in wet and seasonally wet habitat, and grows easily as a roadside weed. more...
* C. vulpinoidea grows well in damp to very wet soils in full sun to partial shade. Seeds should be planted in the fall or moist-stratified and planted in the spring.
* This native sedge, which grows on moist open ground in swamps, wet prairies or near water, is one of the most abundant sedges in the state. Its narrow grass-like leaf blades grow in 2 ft clumps up to 3 ft in height. The seedheads, which spray out attractively from the center of the clump, resemble a fox's tail but are short-lived. more...
Usda description:
More info on http://plants.usda.gov