Carex oshimensis 'Evergold'

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Buy Carex oshimensis 'Evergold' sedge: Small, variegated, evergreen grass

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: fertile, moist, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: April to June
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    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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Eventual height & spread

Good grass for edge of borders.

5

Planted at edge of borders and it works well. Only problem is its tendency for the leaf tips to go brown.

Trixiebell

Lancashire

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Brilliant

5

Purchased the small Cards Evergreen plant to place in an ornamental planter I have and it looks fab. It's still looking as healthy today even after the very cold weather. A slight trip to freshen it up that's all it needs. That's another great thing about this plant it virtually looks after itself, no pests to damage it, I love the little plant.

Forgetmeknot

Wales

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I would buy this plant again

4

Helped provide nice display of grasses

KC67

North East

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Hi . I have a sunken border with nothing in it abutting the house at the end of our off street drive. We have put Scottish cobbles in it and would now like to simply plant it with some clumps of evergreen grasses - all the same type. It gets early morning sun . What would you suggest ?

brillogillo

Hello, It sounds as though the spot gets very little direct sun, so the best evergreen grass would be Luzula nivea - please click on the link below to go straight to it. http://www.crocus.co.uk/plants/_/luzula-nivea/classid.2002/

Helen

Hi, I am looking for some attractive evergreen grasses- around 0.5m - 1m. the patch gets morning sun and a bit in the afternoon. thanks for any help

rattyk1

Hello, There are a couple that spring to mind - here are my favourites... Luzula nivea http://www.crocus.co.uk/plants/_/luzula-nivea/classid.2002/ Anemanthele lessoniana http://www.crocus.co.uk/search/_/search.anemanthele/sort.0/

Helen

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