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Carex dolichostachya var. glaberrima 'Kaga Nishiki' /Gold Fountain Sedge

Carex dolichostachya var. glaberrima 'Kaga Nishiki'   / Carex dolichostachya var. glaberrima 'Kaga Nishiki'
A compact plant with green foliage edged in gold.
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A compact plant with green foliage edged in gold.

Fine textured, variegated foliage

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Scientific Name: Carex dolichostachya var. glaberrima 'Kaga Nishiki'
Common Name: Gold Fountain Sedge
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: to 1 foot
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
Landscape Categories: Deer Resistant-Tolerant Plants
Plants for Xeriscapes
Comments: Deer restant and drought tolerant this evergreen carex has dark green leaves with a golden border. Used in edging, containers and rock gardems. It will grow where other might not be successful because of dry soils.