Details

Carex pendula is a vigorous rhizomatous perennial forming large clumps of dark green, linear, pleated leaves, with tall stems bearing several slender, drooping flower spikes.

can be deciduous or evergreen.

 

Hardiness

Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe (-20 to -15)

 

Aspect

South-facing or West-facing or East-facing

 

Exposure

Sheltered or Exposed

 

Moisture

Pootly drained soil

 

Soil

Clay, Loam

 

pH

Acid, Neutral, Alkaline

 

How to grow

Cultivation

Best grown in fertile, moist or wet soil in a sunny or in partial shade

 

Propagation

Propagate by division from mid-spring to early summer, or propagate from seed sown in the autumn

 

How to care

Pruning

Can be cut back after flowering

 

Pests

Aphids can sometimes attack areas like stem bases

 

Diseases

Generally trouble free

 

Carex Pendula

£19.20Price
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    0131 445 4698

    Damhead Nursery
    Damhead Farm
    Lothianburn
    Midlothian
    EH10 7DZ

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