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Carex morrowii 'Aureo-variegata'/Variegated Japanese Sedge

Carex morrowii 'Aureo-variegata' / Carex morrowii 'Aureo-variegata'
Randomly placed clump
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Randomly placed clump

Ground cover planting

Close-up ground cover planting

Makes an interesting specimen plant in container

Large, mature clump

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Scientific Name: Carex morrowii 'Aureo-variegata'
Common Name: Variegated Japanese Sedge
Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: to 1 foot
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Wet
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Deer Resistant-Tolerant Plants
Variegated Plants
Comments: This grass combines with other plants easily with its flat, thickly textured blades of lustrous green and creamy yellow foliage. Will perform well in considerable shade and can tolerate rather wet conditions. Fades out in heavy shade. makes an excellent container plant for deck, patio, terrace and balcony planting.