Carex lurida, PA Ecotype
Lurid Sedge, PA Ecotype
Provides food and cover for songbirds, ruffed grouse chicks, ducks and moose.
General Product Information:
Item Number: CARLUR01
Species Type: Native
Grasses & Grass-like Species, Riparian Sites, Wet Meadows & Wetlands
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A bunch-type sedge.
Habitat: Swamps, bogs, wet woods.
Bloom Period: June to July in New England and Mid-Atlantic states; May to June in southeastern states
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 3.5 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 16 in
pH: 4.9 – 6.8
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: OBL
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: OBL
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: OBL
Approximate seeds per lb: 250,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 20.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy