Identify this grass variety

Jim213October 16, 2012

Hello Gardeners

I have a variety of grass that grows near our cottage - just north of Toronto Ontario - see attached picture.

It seems to grow wild/naturally in the area.

It grows to about 4 - 6 inches, it is soft under foot, and quite hardy.

It has a wiry leaf (i.e. not a broad flat leaf).

I would like to grow more of it - if I could find a way to propagate its expansion.

Q1: Can anyone identify this grass?

Q2: Can you tell me how to buy seed (or to encourage it to expand naturally)?

Thanks,

Jim

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Tiffany, purpleinopp GardenWeb, Z8b Opp, AL

You may want to ask on the lawn forum.

    Bookmark   November 5, 2012 at 11:36AM
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samhain10(5a - MI)

Did you ever get an answer on this one? It appears to be some sort of wild sedge - carex family.

    Bookmark   February 20, 2013 at 9:31AM
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