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Carex oshimensis Evercolor 'Everest'
Common Name: Weeping Sedge Family: Cyperaceae (The Sedge Family)

Carex oshimensis Evercolor 'Everest'
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Shapely deep green blades with snowy white edges. Bred by Fitzgerald Nurseries who works with mutations of Carex 'Evergold'. Useful in the border, near a water feature, in mass plantings, and in containers! Though recommended for average to moist sites this species is tolerant of dry shade. Evergreen.


Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Garden Origin
Native Habitat:
Dry woods and rocky hillsides.

ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom ColourBrown 
TypeGrass  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height8-12'  Bloom TimeSpring 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Shade Full - Part Sun Sun Part Sun Part Shade  Foliage ColourVariegated - Cream/White 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist Dry  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone5-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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