Carex siderosticha 'Variegata'
Suitable Substitutions for 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 creamy-white
- Plant emerges late in the spring, compared to other sedge
- Small light green flowers
- Bloom Time: 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, they stop growing and some will even go dormant. Cool season grasses flower in the spring or early summer. Most cool season grasses 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. This sedge is a non-evergreen, so it can be pruned down to the ground in the fall.
Carex siderosticha 'Variegata' Characteristics
Moist to Average
Flowering TimeLt. Spr-Sum