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Carex shortiana, PA Ecotype
Short’s Sedge, PA Ecotype

Bunch-type sedge; shortest sedge we grow; discovered by botanist Charles Wilkins Short; provides food and cover for wildlife.

General Product Information:

Item Number: CARSHO01
Species Type: Native
Product Categories:

Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Habitat: Calcareous wet meadows, rich woods, swamps.
Bloom Period: May to June
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 2.9 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 8 in
pH: 4.7 – 6.9

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

Northcentral & Northeast: FACW
Midwest: FACW
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FAC
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACW


Shade: Moderate
Drought: No
Salt: No

Seed Information:

Mix Seed Rate per Acre: Up to 2 lb



Price: $96.00/Lb

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