Carex lurida - Lurid Sedge
Lurid Sedge (Carex lurida) is native to the eastern half of North America and can be found in wetlands or marshes. Its foliage is bright yellow-green and grows in clumps with short rhizomes. It produces 1 - 4 cylindrical spikelets that are green and then turn brown after shedding its pollen. The species name "lurida" comes from the Latin word "luridus" that means pale yellow and refers to Lurid Sedge's yellow cast on its green foliage and seedheads.
Soil Moisture: Wet
Sun Exposure: Full Sun, Partial Shade
Height: 1' - 3'
Spread: 1' - 2'
Hardiness Zone: 3 - 8
Bloom Color: Yellow-Green, Brown
Bloom Time: March, April, May
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