plant catalogue

provincial plants + landscapes


plant type

  • native sedges / strappy leaf plants


water      hardiness




project type

urban and commercial
residential

ecosystem type

woodland
riparian

soil type and drainage

light - sandy soils
medium - loamy soils
heavy - clay soils
good drainage
reasonable drainage

Carex inversa

knob sedge

tough sedge
 
originnsw, qld, wa, sa, tas, vic, act
cultural notesfull sun, boggy conditions, grassy woodlands fast growing, long lived, very hardy
maintenancemay be pruned annually to remove old foliage
toleratesinundations and periodic dry periods
flowering seasonspring through to autumn
flower colourbrown clustered flower spikes
foliage colourmid green, smooth fine leaf
heightup to 0.2m
plant spacing10cm apart
recommended usesgrassy woodland habitat. Will re-sprout after fire


Source URL: http://plantsandlandscapes.com.au/prov_site/Carex_inversa