River Refuge Seed

Specializing in Wetland Restoration
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Carex densa                                                                               $160.00 per/lb

DENSE SEDGE

TYPE:   Perennial


HEIGHT: 1-3 feet


HABITAT: Moist meadows


SEEDING RATE: 6-8 lbs per acre with approximately 2,000,000 seeds per lb


STRATIFICATION: Requires 60 days of cold

A native grass-like sedge that grows in moist low grounds and withstands fluctuating levels of water. It produces an abundance of seeds which are consumed by wildlife along with the plant. The roots form a thick mass which help with erosion control. Sow on or near the surface.  Best planted in fall.
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Dense sedge blooms in the spring and is pollinated by the wind.