Ornamental sedge that forms interesting star-like flower heads during mid-summer.
Seed heads persist through the winter
Various butterfly larvae feed from foliage, including the Eyed brown butterfly & the Appalachian brown butterfly.
Thrives near water
Preferred soil types are loam, silt, or sand rich in organic matter
Grows 2-3 ft tall
Loves full sun, but will tolerate some shade
Tolerant to deer, erosion, & wet soil
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