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Creek Sedge - Carex Amphibola
This sedge has medium to thin leaves that are dark green. It makes strong distinct clumps. It tends to be small half globe about 8-10 inches around. It grows in areas that have deeper moist soil like creek banks and woodlands. It likes good garden soil with plenty of organic matter. It can take some sun but it will also want more water during the summer. If planted in the right place there would be no need to water it once established. It can make a single species ground cover but is most valuable in a mixed grassy meadow. If you planted 4 pots on 14-18 inch centers and gave the water and nutrition it needed it will grow to cover 100% in 4-6 months of warm season.
Creek Sedge - Carex Amphibola will give your area a soft and natural look.
Grasses can add privacy to your yard. Tall grasses in a large grouping can be a perfect solution for screening an unpleasant view. Whether you use them as screens, accents, or focal points, let ornamental grasses play a role in your garden or landscape.
Tuck grasses like Creek Sedge - Carex Amphibola in here and there in your landscape. Use the same grass in several different parts of your garden as an accent and it will help tie your garden together.