Carex shortiana, PA Ecotype
Short’s Sedge, PA Ecotype
A bunch-type sedge; provides food and cover for wildlife.
General Product Information:
Item Number: CARSHO01
Species Type: Native
Grasses & Grass-like Species
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
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FAC
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACW
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 0.5% and not more than 10.0% of the total.