Carex oshimensis 'Evergold'

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Variegated Japanese Sedge

USDA Hardiness Zone 5-9

The foliage is striking, with creamy yellow in the center and dark green edges.
This evergreen, clump-forming sedge is a very bright addition to the shade landscape. It has a very relaxed, arching habit.

Height

8-10 Inches

Spread

18 Inches

Bloom Time

insignificant

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Don't allow this sedge to dry out! A great choice for groundcover, border plant, accent or in a container.

When to Divide

spring

Good Companions

Chinese False Spirea (Astilbe chinensis), False Forget-Me-Not, Siberian Bugloss (Brunnera macrophylla), Old Fashioned Bleeding Heart (Dicentra spectabilis), Bigleaf Ligularia (Ligularia dentata), Goat's Beard (Aruncus dioicus), Masterwort (Astrantia major), Bugbane (Cimicifuga ramosa), Strawberry Foxglove (Digitalis mertonensis), Japanese Painted Fern (Athyrium nipponicum), Siberian Iris (Iris sibirica), Plantain Lily (Hosta ), Avens (Geum ), Butterfly Gaura (Gaura lindheimeri), Stonecrop (Sedum reflexum), Speedwell (Veronica ), Windflower (Anemone leveillei), Cranesbill (Geranium wlassovianum), Hellebore (Helleborus Winter Thrillers), Speedwell (Veronica )

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes & Uses
Ground Cover
Containers
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Partial Shade
Foliage Color
Green & Yellow
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Spring
Fall
Winter
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist but well-drained
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