90cm-1m high x 1m wide. Hardy sedge for wet and dry zones. It is an ideal plant for constructed wetlands, rain gardens and general revegetation along creeks and rivers. Carex appressa also has ornamental landscape applications such as dry river bed gardens and damp poorly draining areas of the garden. Flowers in Spring with rusty/brown flowers and seed heads. Lime green upright foliage which may scratch so best kept away from pedestrian traffic. Full sun to part shade.