Carex dolichostachya 'Kaga-Nishiki'

↺ Back To search
  • Common Name: Sedge
  • Plant Story:

    A low, clump-forming sedge, the handsome slender green leaves brightly edged in golden yellow. Excellent as an edging plant in moist shady areas, perhaps as a companion to Hostas or ferns. Also nice in mixed containers.

  • Type: Ornamental Grass
  • Bloom Season: Spring
  • Flower Color: Brown
  • Planting Zone: 5-9
  • Height: .5-1 ft
  • Spread: 1-1.5 ft
  • Light Requirements:Part Shade
  • Suggested Uses: Woodland gardens, shade gardens, or rock gardens
  • Leaf: Not available
  • Edible: NO
  • Attracts to:
  • Plant Deer Resistant:Yes
  • Plant Potential Pests:No serious problems
  • Form: Clump forming
  • Special Care Instructions:

    Thrives in moist soil. Cut foliage to the ground in late winter.


Sedge - Additional Photos