Carex laxiculmis ‘Hobb’ (Bunny Blue)

(Bunny Blue Sedge)


$9.99


Hardiness Zones:

 5a  5b  6a  6b  7a  7b  8a  8b  9a  9b

Quick Overview:

‘Hobb’ is a silvery blue-leaved cultivar that is commonly sold under the trade name of BUNNY BLUE. It typically grows in a dense rounded clump to 12” tall with grassy leaves to 12-14” long and 1/2” wide. Insignificant flower spikes appear in late spring.

Description

Easily grown in medium to wet soils in part shade to full shade. Likes moist, shady areas. Soils should not be allowed to dry out and need consistent supplemental watering in hot summer weather. Cut foliage to the ground and remove in late winter. May be propagated by division or seed. In optimum growing conditions, plants will slowly naturalize over time.

Additional information

Common Name

Bunny Blue Sedge

Botanical Name

Carex laxiculmis 'Hobb'

Container/Amount

1 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

Hardiness Zone

5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b

Growth Rate

Slow

Light Requirements

Part-shade, Part-sun, Shade

Height

to 1'

Width

6-12"

Soil Condition

Average to Wet Soils

Water Needs

Average to wet

Fragrance

No

Foliage Color

blue

Deer Resistant

Yes

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