Bunny Blue™ is perfect for grouping in a shaded rock garden and thrives in moist, well-drained locations. Its metallic blue foliage is evergreen and wider than many other Carex for superb texture. What a habitat plant, providing cover and food for a wide array of native critters!
Early spring flowers are a great nectar source
Wide, metallic blue foliage is textural magic
Groundcovers well massed in part shade to shade
Thrives in moist soil conditions and rain gardens
Birds love its seed and cover
moist forests, swamp edges and stream banks from Ontario to Quebec and south to Arkansas and Florida.
Many species of Carex including this one are host plants to the Appalachian brown brush-footed butterfly and are vital to its life cycle, while providing other outstanding landscape qualities.