Carex stricta, PA Ecotype
Tussock Sedge, PA Ecotype
Provides a habitat for turtles; a source of food and cover for wildlife.
General Product Information:
Item Number: CARSTR01
Species Type: Native
Grasses & Grass-like Species, Riparian Sites, Wet Meadows & Wetlands, Woodland Openings
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: A tussock-forming sedge.
Habitat: Swamps, streambanks, wet meadows.
Bloom Period: May to June
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 4.5 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 18 in
pH: 3.5 – 7.0
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: OBL
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: OBL
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACW
Approximate seeds per lb: 1,800,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 5.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine