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botanical name:
Carex buchananii
Carex buchananii © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Leather Leaf Sedge
family:  Cyperaceae
characteristics: grass, evergreen
height: 0.75m
width: 0.45m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: arching
leaf colour: brown
flower colour:
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 8
Arching clumps of pinky copper brown leaves, often curling at the ends. Flowers in late spring..

Moist soil in sun or part shade. Dislikes extremely wet or dry soil.

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