Carex oshimensis Evergold is a sedge from Japan and a perfect garden plant grown for all year round interest. The yellow variegated grass like leaves are especially striking and noticeable during the winter. It is the perfect compact ground cover garden plant for the edge of the border and also looks fantastic in pots. Carex oshimenis Evergold is very popular with garden designers and private householders alike for its grass like variegated leaves. Height and spread around 45cm
Easily grown in medium to wet soil in part shade to full shade. Leaf colour is richer in shade than in sun. Thrives in moist soil, but also does well in average garden soil. Soil should not be allowed to dry out.
Uses: May be mass planted, or grouped in the garden or border. May also be grown in low spots or along ponds or streams. Combine with other perennials, such as Hosta. Makes a very nice container plant also.
Pruning \ Aftercare : Thin clumps occasionally