Carex pennsylvanica

  • Excellent ground cover for dry shade
  • Seasonal food and cover for birds and small mammals
  • Deer resistant
Height: 6-8 Inches
Spread: 6-8 Inches
Zone: 4 - 8
Color: Brown


Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Amphibians
  • Attracts Songbirds

Attributes:

  • Edging
  • Container
  • Fall Color
  • Ornamental Grass
  • Naturalizing
  • Ground Cover
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Low Maintenance
  • Great Foliage
  • Fast Growing
  • Vigorous
  • Native

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Full Shade
  • Partial Sun

Foliage Color:

  • Dark Green

Habit:

  • Upright
  • Mounding

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained
  • Dry Soil
  • Average Water