Texas Sedge - 25 Plants $82.99

Exposure
Sun And Shade,
Height At Maturity
Under 3 Feet
Planting Zones
5-9
Shipped As
Bare root
Ships
5-7 Days
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Planting Zones 5-9
Usage
Erosion, Landscaping,
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Description

Texas Sedge (Carex texensis)

Texas Sedge: Carex texensis, or Texas Sedge, is a highly attractive, perennial, ornamental plant in the sedge family (Carex). It is a cool-season species native to the south-central and southeastern United States, taking its name from its widespread use across the Texas plains.

 

It will grow best in the moderately warm USDA plant hardiness zones in soil that receives some moisture but still drains quickly and thoroughly. Although many TN Nursery customers plant it successfully on a water garden's high, partially sunny bank, it does not like constantly wet roots.

 

This plant is drought-resistant; heat-resistant; deer-resistant, and cold-resistant.

 

How to Use Texas Sedge in the Garden

 

Choose a planting location with a good mix of sun and shade or full morning sun with afternoon shade. Soil should be fertile; this sedge grass loves organic content like shredded leaves or a scoop of mulch. Once the roots strengthen, Texas sedge requires little to no care except occasional water or trimming.

 

Because it prefers the cooler seasons across the south, it lends much-needed color to the landscape in the spring, fall, and early winter, long after other plants go dormant.

 

TN Nursery customers use Carex texensis in these beautiful garden settings:

 

  •      Pond, water garden, or near a water feature
  •      Rock garden
  •      Urban garden
  •      Native species garden
  •      Drought-tolerant garden (xeriscaping)
  •      Mass plantings around a mailbox or home's foundation
  •      Garden border (usually in a middle row)

 

Texas Sedge Grass Is the Picture of Simplicity

 

Texas sedge is lovely to behold. The leaves are pure green, smooth, somewhat shiny, and reach upward before folding under their weight. The leaves can reach a height between nine and twelve inches tall with a spread of about one foot.

 

Their size is perfect--generous enough to have excellent visibility but small enough to be manageable.

 

Order Your Texas Sedge From TN Nursery Today

 

TN Nursery customers return to us again and again because we give good results. Give us a try--order today.

 

 

Reviews (3)

  • 5
    Texas Sedge

    Posted by Chad Besser on Aug 26, 2019

    Looks great in my gardens! Very pleased with this plant.

  • 5
    Texas Sedge

    Posted by Eddie Hall on Aug 22, 2019

    This looks great.

  • 5
    Texas Sedge

    Posted by Opal Fredericks on Aug 22, 2019

    this stuff is great

Shipping Information

We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.

Shipping Dates
Ships November through April