Carex Buchananii


Carex Buchananii, Leatherleaf Sedge. Upright evergreen clumps of narrow pinkish brown leaves which curl at their tips. Has orange tints in winter. Brown flower spikes. Ideal for Group planting, Border applications. Max Height 60cm. Max Spread 60cm. Flowers May to October.



Plant in moist well drained soil. Full sun / partial shade, Hardy.


General Ornamental Grass Planting care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.