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Carex flacca 'Blue Zinger'

Blue Sedge

Main interest:
upright, green blue blades
Exposure:
heavy shade to full sun. Medium to wet soils
Growth type:
slow runner
Flower colour:
white, July to August
Foliage:
blue
USDA Hardiness:
zone 5: -28.9 ° C (-20 ° F) View Zone Map
Mature height & width (max.):
Height: 1 ft (0.3 m), Width: 1.5 ft (0.45 m)
Use:
border, mass planting, rain garden, groundcover, erosion control

Slightly larger, more upright than the species. This Blue Sedge develops captivating blue narrow leaves cascading to the ground. Well known for holding its blue color through the winter. This slow spreading grass is really low maintenance. It will eventually behave as an effective ground cover after several years of growth. One of the rare ornamental grasses thriving well in full shade.

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Main interest:
upright, green blue blades
Exposure:
heavy shade to full sun. Medium to wet soils
Growth type:
slow runner
Flower colour:
white, July to August
Foliage:
blue
USDA Hardiness:
zone 5: -28.9 ° C (-20 ° F) View Zone Map
Mature height & width (max.):
Height: 1 ft (0.3 m), Width: 1.5 ft (0.45 m)
Use:
border, mass planting, rain garden, groundcover, erosion control

Synonym(s): Carex glauca 'Blue Zinger'