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Carex longabractiatum

Plant name: Bergalia tussock

Plant type: sedges / rushes / wetland plants

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Cultural notes: Grow in full sun. Natural habitat is along watercourses and in low-lying areas where water collects.

Maintenance: Remove spent seed heads, these can be cut back periodically.

Tolerates: Frost.

Flowering season: Spring and summer.

Width: up to 0.4m

Height: up to 0.6m

Water depth: Edges and marshland.

Recommended uses: Moist areas and at the edge of ponds and watercourses.

Description: Tussock forming sedge growing to a height of 60cm. Long gracefully arching seed heads.