Also called Bebb's Oval Sedge
More About Carex bebbii
- Clump-forming grass with a cascading appearance
- Green leaves, 6 mm wide, are triangular in cross section
- Seed heads are decorative
- Bloom Time: June
Cool Season Grasses: These grasses do the majority of their growing in early spring and start again when temperatures start to cool in the fall. During the warmer summer months, they stop growing and some will even go dormant. Cool season grasses flower in the spring or early summer. Most cool season grasses grow best in a consistently moist soil.
Bebb's Sedge Growing and Maintenance Tips
Decorative cover for wet, boggy, full sun applications. Waterfowl feed on the seed heads.
Carex bebbii Characteristics
Native to Ontario
Bog or water garden
Soil MoistureMoist to Average
Moist to Wet Soils