Week 18 – May 08, 2021

Plant Information

Bronco ColorGrass® Carex

  • Bronco ColorGrass® Carex - Bloom
  • Bronco ColorGrass® Carex - Container
Growing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Carex comans

Common Name: Leatherleaf Sedge

Hardiness Zone: 6a - 10b

Hardiness Degree: -10°F (-23.3°C)

Blooming Season: Summer, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright

Characteristics: Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Heat Tolerant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: None or when needed only

Spacing: 30 - 38" (76 - 97cm)

Height: 6 - 12" (15 - 30cm)

Width: 14" (36cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Beautiful fine-textured foliage forms graceful, flowing mounds. Lovely spilling over slopes and walls, in containers, and at garden’s edge. Attractive planted with blue grasses such as little bluestem or blue lyme grass and bold-textured plants.

Grower Information:

Plug crop time: 6 to 7 weeks
Transplant to finish: 8 to 9 weeks

Bronze-brown variety has an arching habit.
Colour group: Brown
Containers: 4 in./10 cm, 6 in./15 cm*, Gallon
*3 plants per pot