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Awl-fruited Oval Sedge, Blunt Broom Sedge
Full to part sun, wet to medium moisture level, sandy loam soil, strongly acid to neutral pH. 1 ½ – 3 feet height, spreads slowly by re-seeding and by rhizomes.
Germination Code: C(60), D
Native Region: Statewide
Cool season. Occurs in a greater variety of wet habitats than most other sedges. Adds a nice green touch to a meadow planting. Often forms colonies. Attracts butterflies and birds.