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Tussock Sedge - 1 Gallon

Original price $39.99 - Original price $39.99
Original price
$39.99
$39.99 - $39.99
Current price $39.99
Size: 1 Gallon

Ships Spring 2024!

This item will ship in early Spring. Need to specify a different shipping date? Just leave a note at checkout!

Shipping Details

We ship our trees and shrubs nationwide, except for CA, AZ, AK, and HI. After you place your order we get started prepping your items for shipment. During season, most items ship via FedEx or UPS within 1-2 business days. During winter months, orders are held and fulfilled in early Spring.

For larger or bulk items we ship via freight or our own delivery trucks. You'll receive updates on your items shipping status throughout the entire process.

If you do not see a shipping method at checkout, please feel free to reach out to us via chat or at Support@GardensoftheWorld.com.

Bulk items like Mulch and Topsoil can only be delivered within a 50 mile radius of our Andover, NJ location.

Warranty & Returns

Standard Warranty:

All of our trees and shrubs come with a 30-day warranty from the date of delivery. This means that if your tree/shrub is damaged in shipment or if it dies within 30 days of your delivery, we will gladly offer a replacement or credit. Should you receive your tree/shrub during dormancy, and it does not emerge from dormancy by June 1st - the same replacement policy applies.

If, within this period, you notice any issues with the health or condition of your plants, please contact us immediately. We will work with you to provide a suitable solution.

1 Year Extended Warranty Option:

For added peace of mind, we offer a 1 year extended warranty option. You can choose to purchase an extended warranty for 12% of your cart total at the time of purchase. This extended warranty covers your trees and shrubs for 1 year from the date of delivery. If your tree/shrub dies within the extended warranty period, we will provide you with a replacement plant or issue store credit for the amount of your original purchase. Shipping fees are not included.

3. Warranty Claim Process:

If you need to make a warranty claim, please follow these steps:

  • Contact our customer support team at Support@GardensoftheWorld.com as soon as you notice any issues with your plant's health.
  • Provide your order number, a description of the issue, and photos documenting the issue.
  • We may request additional photos or other information to assess the problem.
FAQ

How are heights measured?

Tree and Shrub heights are measured from the top of the root ball or soil, measuring only the above ground portion of your tree your shrub.

How does shipping work?

We ship either UPS or via our own delivery trucks. After you place your order you'll receive notifications at each step of the way to keep you informed on your item's travels!

Many items are listed in Gallon sizes, what does that mean?

The Gallons refer to the size of the pot that the plant is in. It's simply an industry standard for sizing trees and shrubs. All of our items should have the actual height listed on the description page. If you have any questions regarding sizing, feel free to reach out to us!

Do you help with plant suggestions?

Of course! Feel free to use our chat feature to talk to a GardenPro or reach out to us at Support@GardensoftheWorld.com.

Can I postpone my delivery date?

Sure! Include a note during checkout or reach out to us at Support@GardensoftheWorld.com immediately after placing your order, and we'd be happy to help!

Description

Are you looking to add a touch of elegance and natural beauty to your garden or landscape? Look no further than the Tussock Sedge (Carex stricta). With its graceful arching foliage and low-maintenance requirements, this ornamental grass is a perfect addition to any outdoor space.

Growing Zones:

Tussock Sedge is a versatile and adaptable plant, thriving in a wide range of growing zones, making it accessible to many gardeners across the United States. It is generally well-suited for USDA hardiness zones 4-9. Whether you live in the cooler northern regions or the milder southern climates, Tussock Sedge can find a comfortable home in your garden.

Basic Care Tips:

  1. Sunlight: Tussock Sedge is known for its adaptability to different light conditions. It can thrive in both full sun and partial shade. In hotter regions, some afternoon shade may be beneficial to keep it looking its best.

  2. Soil: This sedge is not very picky when it comes to soil, but it prefers moist, well-draining soil. It can tolerate wet conditions, making it an excellent choice for rain gardens or areas with periodic flooding.

  3. Watering: While Tussock Sedge can tolerate wet soil, it's essential to keep the soil consistently moist, especially during the growing season. Regular watering is necessary to ensure it maintains its lush appearance.

  4. Pruning: This ornamental grass has a tidy, clumping growth habit and doesn't require much maintenance. However, you can cut back the foliage in late winter or early spring to encourage fresh growth and maintain its shape.

  5. Fertilization: Tussock Sedge typically doesn't require much fertilization. However, you can apply a slow-release, balanced fertilizer in the spring to promote healthy growth.

  6. Pest and Disease Resistance: One of the advantages of growing Tussock Sedge is its resistance to most pests and diseases. This makes it a low-maintenance and hassle-free addition to your garden.

  7. Landscape Use: With its graceful form and lush greenery, Tussock Sedge is perfect for borders, wetland areas, naturalized gardens, or as a striking accent plant. Its slender, arching leaves add texture and interest to your outdoor space.