The Plant list

Common Name

CAREX grayi


Morning Star Sedge or Mace Sedge. So called after its decorative flowerheads. June-July. Ht. 60cm. Sp. 30cm. Moist soil. Ideally on the edge of a pond or bog garden. Sun or part shade. Evergreen


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Plant Details: CAREX grayi Saladin

Plant: CAREX

Species: grayi

Variety: Saladin

Common name: Sedge

Family: Cyperaceae

Origin: North America

Flower colour: Green

Flower month: May, Jun, Jul

Foliage colour: Green

Hardy: Hardy

Soil type: Moist soil

Aspect: Part Shade, Sun

Evergreen: Evergreen

Height: 60

Spread: 30

Flower type: Single

Flower attribute: Showy

Leaf colour: Green

Self: NO

Naturalising: YES

Winter grow conditions: O

Compost: P

Year of introduction: YES

Web rating: Michael Loftus rating 7/10

Special uses: Ground Cover, Deer Proof

Pot Size: 2 litre

Mail Order Details

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Collections – For container grown stock we need 4 workings days’ notice before collection & 10 days’ for bareroot stock. You can collect from the nursery on a Wednesday between 9am-4pm or a Saturday between 9am-12noon or on one of our open weekends.