Northern Sedge

Low wholesale prices on large quantity purchases of 100+ plants
$2.66
We offer a 1-year unconditional warranty.
Height At Maturity
Under 3 Feet
Zone
5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
5, 6, 7, 8,
Ships
Year Round
Exposure
Full Sun,
Usage
Drought Tolerant Plants, Ponds & Water Gardens,
Usage
Drought Tolerant Plants, Ponds & Water Gardens,
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Reviews (4)

  • 5
    Northern Sedge Grass Plants

    Posted by Kirk Berryman on 27th Aug 2019

    The shipping was fast and the packaging was great.

  • 5
    Northern Sedge Grass Plants

    Posted by Brittany Jones on 22nd Aug 2019

    This looks great planted with the wildflowers.

  • 5
    Northern Sedge Grass Plants

    Posted by Wall Woffarl on 22nd Aug 2019

    this looks great around our pond

  • 5
    Fast growing

    Posted by Karastin Lovingly on 13th May 2016

    This is the fastest growing plant that I know of. It came small, but after 3 months you'd never know it.

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Shipping Information

We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.

Shipping Dates
Ships Year Round

Description

Northern Sedge - Carex Deflexa. For Sale Affordable, Grower Direct Prices Tennessee Wholesale Nursery

Northern Sedge, The lush green attributes of the Northern Sedge (Carex Defelxa)can be an excellent addition to your property and also melds well with the landscape. As a flexible plant, Northern Sedge can be planted almost anywhere. Northern Sedge is a great addition to match the full color of your landscape. 

Buy Fast Growing Northern Sedge

Northern Sedge is not a grass, but a flowering plant. Naturally, it is found on the edges and interiors of forests and woodland areas. The smooth, blade-like leaves will grow to about two feet when mature. Among the green blades, the leaves and spiky flowers will give subtle hints of pink, red, or purple. Plants in this species, the Carex species, produce small seeds that attract and feed many types of birds. Imagine birds and butterflies flitting above and among the swaying blades. The Northern Sedge grows well in soil that is kept moist. This durable plant prefers full sunlight, but can also be grown in partial shade. Because it is a perennial, it will continue to grow effortlessly year after year. It is easy to care for and is practically maintenance free. Y

ou can choose to prune, or even mow down, the plant after a flowering cycle to keep a tidy appearance in your lawn or garden, or it can just be left alone. It would be an attractive addition to a flower bed, giving texture to your garden as a small bush. Northern Sedge would also be appealing contained in a large planting pot. Imagine Northern Sedge rolling in the breeze, a peaceful grassy covering for a large area or bordering a pond or stream. It would also be the perfect border for a yard, walkway, or flower bed. This flowering, grass-like plant will provide the texture and movement that you are looking for in your landscaping or gardening design.

Affordable Northern Sedge For Every Landscape Project

Northern Sedge 

The Carex deflexa sedge, more commonly known as the Northern Sedge plant. It is a perennial shade which is native wet marshlands, swampy environments, and a wide variety of bog environments. The Northern Sedge plant is also found growing on cliffs and in the middle of heavily wooded forests. With a peak fruit season occurring between May and June, the Northern Sedge plant varies height between 2 inches widely to nearly 1 foot tall. This sedge tends to grow in dense clumps which form a thick blanket that maintains a red appearance. 

 

 This perennial sedge grows best in partially shaded areas with moderate sunlight exposure and best grown in USDA Plant Hardiness Zone 10. The Northern Sedge plant grows both staminate spikes and pistillate spikes near the base of its stem. With purplish colored basal leaves that often exceed the length of their respective stems. The Northern Sedge fruits in the months of late Spring. Pistils feature several scales in length between one-half inch and 1.25 inches long and the stems of the Northern Sedge may reach up to 9 inches in length when fully grown.