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Carex morrowii ‘Variegata’ (photo courtesy of Kimberley Navabpour)

Carex morrowii

Japanese Sedge

From Japan. Grows to 1 ft. tall and 1 1/2 ft. wide, with shiny, drooping, medium green leaves. Good ed...

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Carex oshimensis ‘Evergold’ (photo courtesy of the Sunset Western Garden Collection)

Carex oshimensis ‘Evergold’

Sedge

Unbeatable choice for edging and mass planting as a groundcover; from the Sunset Western Garden Collec...

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Carex pansa (photo courtesy of Saxon Holt/PhotoBotanic(

Carex pansa

California Meadow Sedge

California native. Forms a 6–8-in.-high mat of narrow, dark green leaves that are moderately tol...

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Carex spissa

San Diego Sedge

Native to boggy areas in Southern California. Forms slowly spreading, arching clumps. Coarse, upright ...

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Carex tenuiculmis

New Zealand Hair Sedge

Native to New Zealand. Grows to 15 in. high, 3 ft. wide, with dark, graceful, fine-textured foliage th...

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Carex testacea (photo courtesy of Proven Winners)

Carex testacea

New Zealand Orange Sedge

From New Zealand. Grows to 2 ft. tall and 3 ft. wide. Widely arching clumps of light green and reddish...

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Carex texensis

Catlin Sedge

Southwestern native. Fine-textured, mat-forming sedge grows to 4–6 in. high. Medium green, droop...

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Carex ‘Ice Dance’ (photo courtesy of Denver Botanic Gardens)

Carex ‘Ice Dance’

Variegated Japanese Sedge

Grows to 1–2 ft. high and spreads slowly. Dark green leaves are edged in creamy white. Makes a g...

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Carissa macrocarpa (photo courtesy of Kathleen N. Brenzel)

Carissa macrocarpa

Natal Plum

Natal plum’s best climates are Zones 22–24 and H2, but so many gardeners find this South A...

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Carnegiea gigantea (photo courtesy of Jennifer Cheung)

Carnegiea gigantea

Saguaro

Long-lived Sonoran desert native grows very slowly to 50 ft. tall; in the wild, may be a column only 3...

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Carpenteria californica (photo courtesy of Doreen L. Wynja)

Carpenteria californica

Bush Anemone

This attractive, formal-looking California native grows slowly to 4–8 ft. tall and wide; many st...

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Carpinus betulus ‘Fastigiata’ (photo courtesy of Bailey Nurseries, Inc.)

Carpinus betulus

European Hornbeam

Native Europe to Iran. Dense, pyramidal tree to 40 ft. high and eventually as broad as tall, with droo...

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