Ice Dance Sedge

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Plant Information

Taxonomic Name: Carex cv. Ice Dance
Common Name: Ice Dance Sedge
Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7
Height: 8-12 inches
Light Requirements: Morning shade with afternoon sun, Morning sun with afternoon shade, Filtered shade, Closed shade
Soil Conditions: Tolerates periodic drought, Average well-drained soil, Tolerates periodic moisture
Special Characteristics:
  • Great ground cover
  • low maintenance
  • Dense spreading sedge as opposed to clump forming
  • Leaf color is richer in shade than in sun
  • Leave up all year long
  • May look a little shabby over the winter but don't cut back in spring
  • Propagate in spring
  • May benefit from winter mulch
  • Deer tolerant
  • Heavy shade tolerant