Carex buchananii 'Red Rooster'
- Grass-like foliage with spikey flowers late in summer
- Bronze color makes this a popular accent in autumn displays
- Easy to grow
Carex buchananii 'Red Rooster' has a dense, tufted, arching habit with narrow evergreen foliage. The leaves are copper-red to light brown in color. Prefers moist soil and does best in mild cool climates. Great as a border edger, mass planting, or near a water garden.
Fall Container Makeover - The plants in this category are meant to spruce up fall arrangements, and can be used in combination with fall mums.
Uses: Beds, Borders, Containers, Landscapes, Mass Plantings
Notable Features: Autumn Interest/Winter Interest, Shade Tolerant
Homeowner Growing Tips: Divide mid-late spring.