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Carex inversa

Genus Species: Carex inversa    

Common / Product Name: Knob Sedge

Habit:   TUFTS (TF)

Available Sizes

Height x Width: 0.1 – 0.3m x 0.1 – 0.3m

Pruning:   None Light

Frost Tolerance:   High

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance:   Moist Well Drained

Coastal Tolerance:   High

Drought Tolerance:   High

Origin:   Australian Plant

Evergreen:   Monoecious rhizomatous tufted perennial

Flowering:  starts: Late Spring / ends: Summer

Flower Colour:   Pale Greenish spike

Irrigation:   Yes water during dry periods.

Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -7°C for short periods once established.

Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Low 40’s°C will tolerate higher temperatures for short periods.

Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.

Environment:   Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.

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