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Leather Leaf Sedge, Fox Red Curly Sedge


A clumping sedge with attractive reddish-brown, copper colored, erect leaves with curly-tips. Provide partial shade in hot climates.

Carex buchananii

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf length : 12-24"

Leaf width : 1/16"

Leaf shape : Linear

Leaf color : Reddish-brown

Flower Characteristics

Flower notes :Inconspicuous

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 2 - 2-1/2 ft.

Average size maturity height : 3 ft.

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 20 to 25 F (Z9a)

Sunset zone : 2b-9, 14-24

Water requirements : Occasional

Light exposure : Partial Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes

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