Carex X Elytroides, Hybrid Sedge


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Carex X Elytroides, Hybrid Sedge

Carex X Elytroides, Hybrid Sedge.  Is a marginal pond plant. It is a  naturally occurring hybrid of Carex acuta and Carex nigra. This hybrid sedge grows in wet fields, by ponds, rivers and ditches and is a wonderful addition to your garden. It is good at provided shelter for wildlife

  • This plant forms attractive stands of long, strap like leaves which move gracefully in the breeze
  • Carex x elytroides produces flower stems in summer which reach up to 85cm in height
  • Height to 110cm (43in)
  • Planting depth 0-15cm (0-6in) in permanently moist soil may require additional watering in warm weather.
  • Plant in full sun to part shade.
  • We would recommend a planting basket of at least 11cm across for one plant or, for more impact, plant several of the same variety in a larger basket.
  • Product code M0172
  • We ship all marginal water plants bare root, this means that we wash the soil off before packing plants. During the summer months we may need to trim some of the foliage back for shipping.
  • Contact us if you require more information.  We are available Monday to Friday from 08:30am to 16:30pm and also via our email.  Our plant team will be happy to help with any queries you may have.

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