About Pennsylvania sedge
Pennsylvania sedge is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that is easy to grow and needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.
Pennsylvania sedge likes soil that is good at retaining moisture. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
Pennsylvania sedge belongs to the carex genus, and is native to Central and Eastern Canada and the United States.
Also known as
Pennsylvania sedge, Penn sedge, Early sedge, Common oak sedge and Yellow sedge
How to care for Pennsylvania sedge
Pennsylvania sedge needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Fort Collins, Colorado.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
November 26th, 2021
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Fort Collins is currently low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in dete…
November 25th, 2021
Fort Collins is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Fort Collins is expected to decrease by 31.7% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 7.5 megajoules of energy p…
November 25th, 2021
This month, Fort Collins is getting an average of 10.0 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 12.3% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.2 total hours o…
Pennsylvania sedge love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Fort Collins, Colorado ⛅.
Pennsylvania sedge does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Pennsylvania sedge after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
November 22nd, 2021
The growing potential in Fort Collins is very low 📉.
Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.