Carex nigra 'Variegata'

Striped Black Flowered Sedge

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Item #: 1201

Zones: 4a to 8b


Height: 12" tall

Culture: Part Sun to Shade

Origin: United States

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)

This unusual form of our native black sedge, found by carex guru Tony Reznicek, has light green centers and attractive gold bands running down the leaf edges..tiny black flowers. This spreading sedge makes a spectacular arching ground cover for the woodland garden..