Exposure
Part sun
Shade
Soil Moisture Needs
Average
Wet
Growth Rate in the Garden
Slow
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Nature Attraction
Amphibians
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Foliage Attribute
Variegated
Bloom Color
Brown
Attributes
Container
Rock Garden
Tolerates wet sites
Easy to Grow
Drought Tolerant
Ground Cover
Water Requirements
Adapts well to dry or moist conditions
Riverbend Nursery (AKW)

Carex morrowii 'Silver Sceptre'

Japanese Sedge

A spectacular, white and green variegated ornamental grass. Beautiful as an accent plant in the shaded perennial garden or as a ground cover. An attractive foliage contrast to bold-textured shade plants.

Height:

8-12 Inches

Spacing:

12-18"

Additional:

Adapts well to dry or moist locations.

Foliage color is bolder in shade vs. sun.

Hardiness Zone:

5-9

Bloom Time:

Late Spring

Bloom Color:

Brown

Carex (kah'-reks)

Family: Cyperaceae · Common Name: Sedge

Fountains of foliage consisting of fine to wide blades and blues, greens, bronze or variegated forms make sedges an excellent addition to any landscape. Easy to grow in most soil conditions and generally drought tolerant once established.

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