Carex testacea Carex testacea

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Carex testacea

Quick Overview

  • Forms a Cascading Clump,
  • Copper Orange in Fall,
  • Finely Textured Foliage,
Common Name:Sedge Orange
Plant Type:Perennial
Brand:Proven Selections
Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 What is my zone?
Height:1 - 2 Feet
Spread:1 - 2 Feet
Exposure:Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Critter Resistance:Deer

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(Orange Sedge Grass) Carex testacea features finely textured and gracefully arching olive-colored foliage. In the fall, the foliage takes on a coppery-orange color that is simply stunning and continues through winter! Looks magnificent in borders, containers, or cascading over walls. Carex testacea prefers moist soil and sun to part shade.
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Carex testacea

Common Name Sedge Orange
USDA Hardiness Zone 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Plant Type Perennial
Brand Proven Selections
Sun Exposure Full Sun (+6 hrs.), Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Soil Moisture Needs Moderate, Moist
Critter Resistance Deer
Attributes Evergreen
Design Use Border, Combination Containers, Container, Massing
Season of Interest (Foliage) Fall, Winter

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