Carex crinita, PA Ecotype
Nodding Sedge, PA Ecotype
Provides food and cover for songbirds, ruffed grouse chicks, ducks and moose.
General Product Information:
Item Number: CARCRI01
Species Type: Native
Grasses & Grass-like Species, Riparian Sites, Stormwater Management, Wet Meadows & Wetlands
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A bunch-type sedge.
Habitat: Moist to wet soils, thickets, marshes, ditches, streambanks.
Bloom Period: May to June
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 5.2 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 18 in
pH: 4.0 – 7.5
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: OBL
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: OBL
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACW
Approximate seeds per lb: 720,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 10.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine