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Carex flagellifera 'Toffee Twist'

 Suitable Substitutions for Carex flagellifera 'Toffee Twist'

Carex comans 'Bronze'

Carex comans 'Bronze'

New England Hair Sedge

 
Carex flagellifera 'Toffee Twist' - Toffee Twist New Zealand Sedge

Carex flagellifera 'Toffee Twist' - Toffee Twist New Zealand Sedge

Series: Graceful Grasses™

More About Carex flagellifera 'Toffee Twist'

  • Proven Winners® Color Choice®
  • Forms a tight upright arching clump of extremely fine bronze-brown foliage
  • This grass makes a great addition to deck planters
  • Grass Type: Cool Season

Interesting Notes:

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.
 

Zone:

7

Height:

40-50 cm

Spread:

30-45 cm

Colour:

Brown
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Toffee Twist Sedge Growing and Maintenance Tips

This sedge tolerates full sun to partial shade in a moist, well-drained soil. Provides good contrast in low borders and near water features.  

Note: Zone 7 means it is best considered an annual in most locations.


Carex flagellifera 'Toffee Twist' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Habit

Dwarf
Vase-shape
Upright

Foliage Color

Bronze

Landscape uses

Border/edging