Carex morrowii 'Ice Dance'

Carex morrowii 'Ice Dance'

Japanese Sedge

Cyperaceae

Height

20 - 30 cm

Flower colour

brown

Inflorence type

spikes

Flowering time

May - June

Foliage colour

variegated

Sunlight

sun - partial shade

Soil

well drained, moist

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

limited experience

Plant range

garden variety, the species is native to Japan

Carex is the largest genus in the family Cyperaceae with around 2000 species. Most species grow in moist soil although there are exceptions to that.  The species are distributed globally, most in arctic and temperate regions. 

Propagation:


Division in spring or fall. 

Low growing sedge with white variegated foliage. The foliage is evergreen, but can be damaged during the winter months so it's best to trim it in spring. Grows best in partial shade.

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