Substitutions for Carex pensylvanica
Carex pensylvanica has been hard to find, but there are other native sedges that may just do the trick.Read Post
This is one of our favorite sedges, and the Field Notes mixes a bit of the personal and horticultural. Shannon tells about friends who have a tough site where they can’t get grass to grow. Pennsylvania Sedge can be a great alternative to turf grass in shady conditions, so it was a natural fit for this situation.
Shannon also describes Carex pensylvanica‘s natural habitat, the qualities that set it apart, and what makes it an appealing native sedge for modern landscapes. Read more.