is probably the commonest Carex in Auckland's bush and scrub areas.
It tolerates many soil types while found in abundance on gentle slopes with good moisture, it will also do well in dry scrub.
This robust tussock with wide bi-folded leaves and long dark spikes is perhaps the most attractive Carex of the Auckland region.
- H 50cm
- Sun or shade
Plants supplied are ecosourced from the Tamaki and Waitakere Ecological Districts.