Carex Morrowii Variegata - Plant
Description for Carex Morrowii Variegata
This sedge may be grown as a container plant using a mixture of one-half peat moss and one-half fertile soil which needs to be kept constantly moist but well-drained.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Japanese grass sedge||Insignificant||April to July||Height: 1.00 to 1.50 feet Spread: 1.50 to 2.00 feet||easy to grow|
Planting and care
This sedge s pearly, straplike leaves resemble striped ribbon waiting to be wrapped around a package. It sports fuzzy green flowers with green stamens in late spring. Grow as an edging or groundcover.Bright green and white foliage. Sometimes late to emerge in spring.
|Part shade to full shade||well-drained soil||Medium to wet||64-70Â°F||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Carex Morrowii Variegata
- Full sun (with adequate moisture) or part shade. Grows best in damp soil and shade, but can take wetter soil and more sun.
Typical uses of Carex Morrowii Variegata
Special features: Group or mass as a ground cover in shade areas of borders or woodland gardens. Grows well in the shade of trees. Effective accent for smaller gardens. Also appropriate for areas with moist soils such as low spots and stream/pond margins.
Culinary use: This sedge s pearly, straplike leaves resemble striped ribbon waiting to be wrapped around a package. It sports fuzzy green flowers with green stamens in late
Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose