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botanical name:
Carex oshimensis 'Evergold'
Carex oshimensis 'Evergold' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  'Evergold' Japanese sedge
synonyms:  Carex morrowii 'Evergold', Carex hachijoensis 'Evergold'
family:  Cyperaceae
characteristics: grass, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.25m
width: 0.25m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: arching
leaf colour: yellow & green
flower colour: brown
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, wet/waterlogged soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 8
The clumping evergreen ' Evergold' Japanese sedge, is distinguished by bright creamy yellow, centre striped leaves and lush, arching foliage. Even with green margined leaves, this plant appears golden yellow in the garden. Non-descript, brownish flower spikes

Fertile moist, well drained soil in sun or part shade.

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