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Carex pendula – 2L Pot

£4.95

This sedge forms a large, dense mound of dark green foliage, with large leaves and drooping flower panicles.

2000 in stock

Qty Price per item
25 + £4.45
50 + £4.25
100 + £4.00
SKU: car-pen Categories: ,

Description

This variety is good for wildlife and takes very little maintenance. WIll thrive in a sunny or partially shaded position.

Carex pendula, commonly known as pendulous sedge, is a captivating ornamental grass that brings both aesthetic beauty and ecological benefits to garden landscapes. Its gracefully arching, pendulous leaves create a distinctive, cascading effect, adding a touch of elegance to any garden setting. Beyond its visual appeal, Carex pendula also serves as a valuable resource for wildlife. The dense foliage provides shelter and nesting sites for various small animals and birds. Additionally, the plant produces inconspicuous flowers that, while not showy, contribute to the overall charm of the grass. These flowers, which appear in late spring to early summer, have the added benefit of attracting pollinators, such as bees and butterflies, enhancing the biodiversity of the garden. Carex pendula is a versatile and environmentally friendly choice for gardeners seeking to create a harmonious balance between aesthetics and wildlife support in their outdoor spaces.

Additional information

Preferred Aspect

East-facing;West-facing;South-facing

Position

Full sun;Partial shade

Soil Type

Loam;Clay

Exposure

Sheltered;Exposed

Flowering Time

Summer

Foliage

Evergreen

Pruning Time

Cut back after flowering

Ultimate Height

1.5 metres

Ultimate Spread

1 metre

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