Carex obnupta

Slough Sedge

West Coast native evergreen sedge for moist to wet sites, rhizomatous and vigorous.  Attractive sedge in mass, for shade or sun.  In shallow water, creates important egg-laying habitat for amphibians.  Containerize for ornamental ponds.

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Wetland Status:
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Carex obnupta
Distribution Map courtesy of USDA NRCS Plants Database