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Carex phyllocephala 'Sparkler' /Sparkler Chinese Palm Sedge

Carex phyllocephala 'Sparkler'   / Carex phyllocephala 'Sparkler'
This palm sedge grown for its attractive variegated foliage
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This palm sedge grown for its attractive variegated foliage

Close-up of tufted foliage

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Scientific Name: Carex phyllocephala 'Sparkler'
Common Name: Sparkler Chinese Palm Sedge
Leaf Type: None
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
Landscape Categories: Variegated Plants
Comments: Can be grown in the sun, if kept constantly moist. Very interesting variegated foliage that is produced in whorls on the end of stems. Excellent plant for growing in containers.