What is this grass

Asked August 7, 2020, 2:50 PM EDT

Please identify this grass that appeared in my native prairie garden this year. It’s 12-18” high.

Ramsey County Minnesota

1 Response

The plant in the photo is a kind of sedge. We don't know what species. There are many. It resembles slender nut sedge but that's just a guess.

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