Carex elata 'Aurea'
Common Name: Bowles Golden Sedge Family: Cyperaceae (The Sedge Family)
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This superlative sedge is fantastic in part sun to shade. The grass-like foliage is like a golden fountain which combines perfectly with blue-leaved hostas, toadlilies and ferns.
Europe and Western Russia
By fen ditches and in wet places by rivers and lakes in base-rich soils.
||Primary Bloom Colour||Brown
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|Light Exposure||Full - Part Shade
Full - Part Sun
||Foliage Colour||Variegated - Gold
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Recommended Companion Plants:
Hosta "'Krossa Regal'"
Hosta tardiana "'Halcyon'"
Hosta tardiana "'June'"
Tricyrtis "'Raspberry Mousse'"
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