Berrybank Nursery, 5 Boggs Holdings, Pencaitland, East Lothian, EH34 5BA
Carex testacea

Carex testacea

Common Name: 'Sedge'

Lovely evergreen tussocks of bronze tipped, olive green foliage turn bright rusty orange through autumn and winter. Small, brown flower spikes in summer. Jul-Aug. H60cm S45cm.

Care Instructions

Best grown in sun or partial shade and fertile, moist but well-drained soil. Looks good growing in a pot.

Plant No: 3216

About Us

Macplants are central/southern Scotland's largest growers of herbaceous perennials, alpines, ferns and ornamental grasses. We have our plant centre open to the public in East Lothian, close to Edinburgh and we also supply a diverse range of trade clients both in the landscape and garden centre sectors.

We grow a large range of plants including many interesting and unusual varieties not usually seen for sale. Amongst the many plants we grow are our highly praised autumn Gentians bred here by Dr Ian McNaughton and probably the largest range of Meconopsis cultivars found anywhere.

Our Contacts

Berrybank Nursery,
5 Boggs Holdings,
East Lothian
EH34 5BA

01875 341179