Carex oshimensis 'Evergold'
Common Name: Japanese Sedge
Category: Grasses & Bamboos
Growth Rate: Average
|Hardiness: Hardy||Height: 0.25 m (25 cm)|
|Sun/Shade: Full sun or Partial shade||Spread: 0.25 m (25 cm)|
|Flowering Period: April to June|
Soil: Fertile moist well-drained soil
A small evergreen ornamental grass that forms low hummocks of striking dark green leaves with a central strip of creamy yellow. In mid to late spring it bears brown flowerspikes on long stems. It looks good planted with other ornamental grasses with contrasting foliage.
Garden Care: Comb through the plant in winter with your fingers to remove dead foliage and snip out any leaves in summer.
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