Carex morrowii cultivars
(Ice Dance, Old Gold)
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Category: Grasses, Sedges and Rushes

Photo Credits: Courtesy Missouri Botanical Garden PlantFinder

Additional Species:

Other Japanese sedge cultivars include ‘Old Gold’ and ‘Variegata’

Height: 12 – 24 inches


Spread:  24 inches


Location: Bottom, Sides


Comments & Cautions:
not native; needs protection from drying winds in winter and consistent moisture


Recommended For:

  • Bioretention and Rain Gardens

This plant prefers that the level of moisture in your soil be: Wet or Moist or Average

This plant prefers Loam or Clay soil.

The plant DOES NOT have a salt tolerance.


Bloom and Interest Season:

Jan
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Dec

Plant Form

mounding and spreading slowly to form open colonies

Foliage

narrow, with a distinct V-shape; dark green with white edges; evergreen to semi-evergreen; medium-fine texture

Flowers

insignificant; May; seed heads rarely produced

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