Plants in stock

Carex buchananii Red Rooster : fact sheet


Species name:
Carex buchananii Red Rooster
Common names:
Buchanan's Sedge, Leatherleaf Sedge
Description:
Leatherleaf Sedge, Erect-Herbaceous groundcover clump-forming, Perennial

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
New Zealand

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 80cm
Width:
Less than 50cm
Sun:
Full or partial shade
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Erect - Perennials ,Grass/Flax/Sedge ,Erect - Annuals
Usage:
Container/ Pot Plants/Patio plants ,General attractive garden subject ,Bedding Plant
Fruit:
Inconspicuous or No Fruit
Flowers:
Brownish/Beige/Tan Tones ,Flowers Inconspicuous or No Flowers
Flower season:
Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Usually grown as a Perennial
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Leaves strap/grass/sedge/flax/-Ornamental ,Foliage Particularly Attractive ,Foliage red/brown/yellow/orange/copper above

Plant suppliers

Stellenbosch
cell: 0794992209
tel: 0794992209
email: bridgetkitley@gmail.com
Retail stock

Fisk Horticulture (T-Wild Flowers&Restios)

Franschhoek
tel: 0218844313
email: sales@fiskhorticulture.co.za
Retail stock
Johannesburg
cell: 0716719324
tel: 0110420000
email: info@gardengoods.co.za
Retail stock
Somerset West
cell: 0823778582
tel: 021 881 3286
email: info@plantculture.co.za
Retail stock

Roos Nursery

Krugersdorp
cell: 0824107210
tel: 0119566939
email: accounts@roosnursery.co.za
Retail stock

Top Crop Nursery

Cramond
tel: 033 5691333
email: topcrop@superlawn.co.za
Retail stock