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New Zealand Hair Sedge


This attractive sedge has very fine and curly narrow silvery green leaf blades. The hair-like curls form as the leaf blades die.

Carex albula

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf texture : Fine, curly

Leaf shape : Linear; narrow

Leaf color : Silvery green

Flower Characteristics

Flower notes :Insignificant.

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle :  Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 1-2 ft.

Average size maturity height : 1-2 ft.

Growth rate : Slow

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 0 to 5 F( Z7a)

Water requirements : Occasional

Light exposure : Partial Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes

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