FOX SEDGE

Carex vulpinoidea

1 ' to 3 ½ ' tall
Blooms June to August
Finely spiked, straw-coloured seed head resembles a fox's tail
Forms tussocks
Tolerates light shade
Riverbanks, ditches, wet meadows, marshes, lakeshores
Potential food and cover for many wildlife species
(See Bebb's Sedge Carex bebbii )