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

Carex oshimensis Evercolor 'Everillo'
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A fantastic recent intro with evergreen blades emerging lime green, then turning golden yellow. Use in the border or in containers for dramatic textural and colour contrast. 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.


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 ColourGold 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist Dry  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone5-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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