Scientific Name: Carex comans 'Bronze' Form: Mounded
Common Name:New England hair sedge Texture:Fine
Family Name:CyperaceaeHabit: Arching, Dense, Spreading
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen, Poales (grass-like) Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.4 - 0.7m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Australia / New Zealand Hardiness Zone:Zone 6: (-23 to -18 C)
Leaves: Simple, Grass-like, Basal, Soft flexible, Linear, Serrulate
Flowers: Spikelet, (Spike-like), Brown, Jun
Fruit: Achene, Brown, Jul- Aug
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Accent plant, Aquatic - ponds, Container planting, Ground cover, Group or mass planting, Hanging basket, Perennial border, Rock garden
Key ID Features:Leaves are linear and very fine, 40 cm high, completely bronze/tan; fruit brown, 2 cm braid on a 1.5 cm trailing stalk.