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Carex oshimensis

Common Name(s):
Evergold striped weeping sedge, Oshima kan suge
Cultivar(s):
'Everillo', 'Evergold', 'Evercolor'
Categories:
Groundcover, Ornamental Grass
Comment:

Dark green margins with broad cream white to cream yellow center; also sold as 'Everbite', 'Variegata', 'Aureo variegata' and ''Old Gold'.  Good container plants as well as ground cover.  Tolerates wet planting sites.

This plant was formally known as  Carex hachijoensis.

Light:
Sun to partial shade
Height:
12-16 in.
Zones:
6-8
Form:
Densely tufted; fine texture
Soil:
Average to moist soil; suffers during severe drought
Inflorescence:
Insignificant flowers in spring
Tags:
wet soil, wet sites, container, wet

NCCES plant id: 595

Carex hachijoensis 'Evergold' Carex oshimensis 'Evergold'
Forest and Kim Starr, CC BY - 2.0
Carex hachijoensis 'Evergold' Carex oshimensis 'Evergold' in landscape
K.M., CC BY - 2.0