Carex oshimensis ‘Everest’
Sedge ‘Everest’, Carex oshimensis ‘CarFit01’, Carex oshimensis ‘Fiwhite’, Carex oshimensis ‘Carfitol’, Carex morrowii ‘Everest’, White variegated Japanese sedge
Variety or Cultivar
‘Everest’ _ ‘Everest’ is a dense, tufted, evergreen, perennial grass forming a mound of narrow, arching, glossy, dark green leaves with white margins and lax stems bearing brown flower spikes in summer.
Arching, Clump-forming, Dense
Dark-green, White, Variegated, Striped in All seasons
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Cut out dead leaves in summer.
Sow seed in containers in a cold frame in late winter or early spring. Divide between mid-spring and early summer.
Carex oshimensis ‘Everest’ (Sedge ‘Everest’) will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.6m after 2-5 years.
City, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Low Maintenance, Containers, Prairie planting
Will grow in most soils in sun or partial shade. Avoid extreme wet or dry. Does not tolerate excessive winter wet and may need winter protection in cold areas.
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Partial Shade, Full Sun
North, South, East, West