Carex grayi
  • Carex grayi
  • Carex grayi

Carex grayi

£8.95

(Mace Sedge or Gray's Sedge) An exciting deciduous grass, Carex grayi has narrow, light green leaves and clusters of seeds in summer which look very much like spiked clubs or morning stars.

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An exciting deciduous grass, Carex grayi has narrow, light green leaves and clusters of seeds in summer which look very much like spiked clubs or morning stars.

Any eye-catching border grass and ideal for use as a decoration with cut flowers. Very effective when planted in small groups.


  • Position: Full sun or partial shade.
  • Soil: Moist fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Flowering Period: June - July.
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate.
  • Habit: Carex grayi grows to be an upright, clump forming grass.
    • Height: up to 120 cm (4 ft)
    • Spread: 60 cm (2 ft)
  • Pruning: Carex grayi dies back to the ground each winter. Cut back to a height of 10 cm in March.

Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
Eventual Size
Grass - Medium (3 - 6 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Damp / Wet, Soil Type: Acid, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy)
Special Features
Flowering Season - Summer (June - August), Fruit - Ornamental

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