Carex oshimensis 'Evergold'
Japanese Sedge - 2 litres
Carex oshimensis, 'Evergold' is a striking, very popular, small evergreen grass, with slender dark green leaves with a broad creamy-yellow central stripe and brown flower spikes in early summer. Excellent for edging, as ground cover among bulbs or in mixed borders, or in containers. Height and spread 30cm by 35cm.
Thrives in well-drained but moisture retentive, humus-rich soil in light shade for best foliage colour, sheltered from cold, drying winds. Tidy foliage in early spring.
This plant has an RHS Award of Garden Merit.
British nursery grown.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|Botanical name||Carex oshimensis|
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Common name||Japanese Sedge|
|Foliage colour||Green, Yellow, Variegated/Patterned|
|Plant type||Evergreen Grasses|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter|
|Time to maturity||2 - 5 years|
|Ultimate height||0.1m - 0.5m|
|Ultimate spread||0.1m - 0.5m|