Carex siderosticha 'Variegata'
More About Carex siderosticha 'Variegata'
- Wide-bladed, variegated, clump forming grass with a mounding habit
- Leaves are green with irregular stripes of white
- Plant emerges late in the spring, compared to other sedges
- Small, light green flowers appear in late spring
- Grass Type: Cool Season
Cool Season Grasses: These grasses do the majority of their growing in early spring and continue when temperatures start to cool in the fall. During the warmer summer months these grasses stop growing and some will even go dormant. Cool season grasses will flower in the spring or early summer. Most grow best in a consistently moist soil.
Variegated Creeping Broad-leaved Sedge Growing and Maintenance Tips
This sedge tolerates partial to full shade in a moist, well-drained soil. Provides good contrast in low borders and near water features. Seldom needs dividing. Because this sedge is non-evergreen, it can be pruned down to the ground in the fall.
Carex siderosticha 'Variegata' Characteristics
Flowering TimeLate Spring/Early Summer
Soil MoistureWell Drained
Moist to Average