Carex cherokeensis

Cherokee sedge

Cherokee sedge is an evergreen, clumping sedge with pendulous seed stalks in late spring.

Characteristics & Attributes

Wetland Indicator Status
(FACW) Facultative wetland
Plant Type
Grass/Grasslike
Mature Height
Up to 3'
Attributes
Drought Tolerant
Shade Tolerant
Planting Zone
Temporarily Inundated
Bottomland Hardwood
Riparian Buffer
Buffer
Classification by Use
Erosion Control
Wetland Mitigation
Green Roof
Showy Native
Rain Garden