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Carex comans 'Frosted Curls' (New Zealand sedge 'Frosted Curls')

Other names: Carex albula 'Frosted Curls', Carex albula, Carex flagellifera 'Frosted Curls', Carex fraseri 'Frosted Curls' , Frosty curls sedge, Carex 'Frosted Curls'

'Frosted Curls' is a compact, tufted, borderline hardy, evergreen perennial with linear, arching, silvery, grey-green leaves and green flower spikelets in summer.
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Ultimate spread 0.45m
max. spread
Ultimate height 0.6m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 2-5 years
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Carex grayi (Mace sedge)

Other names: Gray sedge, Gray's sedge, Common bur sedge, Morning star sedge

C. grayi is a dense, clump-forming, semi-evergreen perennial grass with upright, linear, dark green leaves and mid-green flower spikes in summer followed by star-shaped, pale green seed heads.
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Ultimate spread 0.6m
max. spread
Ultimate height 0.75m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 2-5 years
to maturity
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Carex pseudocyperus (Cyperus sedge)

Other names: Hop sedge, Sedge hop

C. pseudocyperus is a slowly-spreading, rhizomatous, deciduous perennial forming clumps of broad, linear to lance-shaped, bright green leaves. It bears drooping yellow-green flower spikes in late spring, which form brown catkins later on.
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Ultimate spread 0.6m
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Ultimate height 0.9m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 2-5 years
to maturity
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Carex panicea (Carnation sedge)

Other names: Grasslike sedge

C. panicea is a tufted, rhizomatous, spreading, moisture-loving deciduous to semi-evergreen perennial with narrow, upright or arching, blue-green leaves and, in late spring and early summer, erect to arching stems bearing reddish-brown and pale yellow male flower spikes borne above female flower spikes which are followed by ovoid, brown fruit.
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Ultimate spread 0.4m
max. spread
Ultimate height 0.3m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 2-5 years
to maturity
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Carex acutiformis (Swamp sedge)

Other names: Marsh sedge, Lesser pond sedge, Carex paludosa, Lesser bank sedge, Sniddel , Sniddels

C. acutiformis is a vigorous, spreading, rhizomatous perennial with linear, red- or brown-flushed, light green leaves and slender, erect stems bearing dark brown flower spikes in summer.
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Ultimate spread 1.2m
max. spread
Ultimate height 1.2m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 2-5 years
to maturity
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Carex tenuiculmis (New Zealand hair sedge)

Other names: Cinnamon sedge, Bronze sedge, Carex secta var. tenuiculmis

C. tenuiculmis is a densely tufted, evergreen perennial with linear, grass-like, brown to bronze-red leaves and spikes of pale brown flowers from late spring into summer.
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Ultimate spread 0.6m
max. spread
Ultimate height 0.6m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 2-5 years
to maturity
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Carex lupulina (Hop sedge)

C. lupulina is a clump-forming, deciduous, perennial grass with upright to arching, flat, linear, mid-green leaves and hop-like, light green flower spikelets in late spring and early summer.
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Ultimate spread 0.6m
max. spread
Ultimate height 0.8m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 2-5 years
to maturity
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Carex appalachica (Appalachian sedge)

C. appalachica is a clump-forming, semi-evergreen perennial with long, linear, mid- to bright green leaves and inconspicuous flower spikes in spring.
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Ultimate spread 0.45m
max. spread
Ultimate height 0.3m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 2-5 years
to maturity
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Carex hirta (Goose grass)

Other names: Hairy sedge , Hammer sedge

C. hirta is a clump-forming, deciduous, perennial grass with linear, hairy, mid-green leaves, triangular in cross-section, and, from early summer to early autumn, elongated panicles of pale yellow flower spikelets followed by beaked, downy, pale green fruit.
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Ultimate spread 0.6m
max. spread
Ultimate height 0.7m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 2-5 years
to maturity
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Carex testacea (Orange New Zealand sedge)

C. testacea is a densely tufted, evergreen perennial with long, olive-green to orange-brown arching leaves and pale to dark brown flower spikes on stems in midsummer.
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Ultimate spread 0.5m
max. spread
Ultimate height 0.5m
max. height
Time to ultimate size 2-5 years
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