Carex morrowii 'Silver Sceptre'
More About Carex morrowii 'Silver Sceptre'
- Small semi-evergreen clump-forming grass with a mounding, cascading habit
- Fine leaves are green with wide margins of creamy-white
- Small brownish flowers
- Bloom Time: Late spring
- Grass Type: Cool season
Cool Season Grasses: These grasses do the majority of their growing in early spring and start again 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.
Silver Scepter Sedge Growing and Maintenance Tips
This sedge tolerates full sun to full shade in a moist, well-drained soil. Provides good contrast in low borders and near water features. Seldom needs dividing.
Carex morrowii 'Silver Sceptre' Characteristics
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils
Flowering TimeLt. Spr-Sum
Landscape usesFoundation planting