Ross sedge


Photo of Ross sedge (Carex rossii)

Carex rossii

Tufted grass-like clusters, 10 - 30 cm tall. Leaves firm and narrow; 1 - 2.5 mm wide. Decadent leaves very light in color and curl heavily. Male spikes form at top of stem with 2 - 3 female spikes below it.

Habitat Type Tolerance Invasive?
Drier open forests; thrives in gravelly, disturbed areas. Partial sun No