Also Known as: Prairie Fire
Height - 0.5m
Carex testacea (NZ Native)
One of the best known native NZ carex species, used extensively in landscaping. The densely tufted foliage is green below with bright orange on the upper half, giving an overall golden appearance. Growing to 50cm with longer drooping flower stems. It's rich colour is lovely throughout the year and looks best in full sun.
Approximate viable seed per gram: More than 1000
Packet of 100 seeds $18.00
10 grams $42
100 grams $352
How to Grow
Recommended pre germination seed treatment:
Seed germinates without pre treatment. Sow seed direct from packet & keep moist until germination is complete.