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thick headed sedge

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Thick headed sedge
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Carex pachystachya

Deciduous Grass-like

Height: 2 ft.

Availability: Low

Growing ease: High

Moisture req.: dry - moist

Exposure req.: sun - part shade


Plant description:

This sedge can thrive in drier conditions that most sedges. Look good mixed with other sedges or grasses.

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