Carex laxiculmis

Creeping Sedge

Categories: Grasses

Carex laxiculmis, sometimes commonly called creeping sedge, is an evergreen sedge that is native to eastern North America.

More About Carex laxiculmis

  • Likes moist, shady areas
  • Cut foliage to the ground and remove in late winter

 It has dark green foliage.  It typically grows in a dense rounded clump to 12” tall with grassy leaves to 12-14” long and 1/2” wide.

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6-12 in


6-12 in

Hardiness Zone:


Carex laxiculmis Characteristics


  • Small / Miniature
  • Ground Cover
  • Mass Plant

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant


  • Part Sun/Part Shade
  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Shade Tolerant

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • All Season

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Moist


  • Mounding