Carex siderosticha 'Variegata' /Carex Variegated Sedge, Variegated Sedge

Carex siderosticha 'Variegata'   / Carex siderosticha 'Variegata'
A sedge with broad green leaves edged in a creamy-white
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A sedge with broad green leaves edged in a creamy-white

Used much like liriope, except it is deciduous

Ground cover planting

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Scientific Name: Carex siderosticha 'Variegata'
Common Name: Carex Variegated Sedge, Variegated Sedge
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: Green
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Comments: Bright green leaves edged in ivory are found on this deciduous spreading ground cover. Flowering in late spring and early summer, the flowers have a greenish color. Will tolerate light foot traffic. Useful as ground cover, rock garden, woodland garden, and edging. Will not perfrom well in full sun unless kept moist.