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Carex hachijoensis 'Evergold'

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Family: Cyperaceae (sy-peer-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Carex (KAR-eks) (Info)
Species: hachijoensis (ha-chee-jo-EN-sis) (Info)
Cultivar: Evergold
Additional cultivar information: (EverColor series)

Synonym:Carex oshimensis
Synonym:Carex morrowii

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11 members have or want this plant for trade.

Category:
Ornamental Grasses and Bamboo

Height:
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:
12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:
Light Shade
Partial to Full Shade

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
Inconspicuous/none

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:
Grown for foliage
Evergreen
Variegated
Silver/Gray

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
By dividing the rootball
From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall

Seed Collecting:
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

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Profile:

5 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive juanwillis On Dec 17, 2007, juanwillis from Winchester, MA (Zone 6a) wrote:

A real winner--very graceful form and lovely color. Looked great all season spilling out of a shady half barrel.

Positive jachurch On Nov 6, 2007, jachurch from Apple Valley, MN (Zone 4a) wrote:

Grew this plant in a pot over the summer and loved it! What a beautiful "waterfall" effect pouring out of the pot! I don't think it would be hardy here in zone 4a, so I brought it into the garage for the winter - hope it survives!

Positive Shadyfolks On Apr 8, 2006, Shadyfolks from Chesterland, OH (Zone 5b) wrote:

Friends always comment on this plant it really stands out in the shade garden. This is a 5 star plant!

Positive Biker1 On Nov 14, 2005, Biker1 from McLean, VA (Zone 7a) wrote:

I have a beautiful golden clump grown over several years. It is a real eye-catcher and brightens up a dark area.

Positive dlyn On Oct 6, 2004, dlyn from Berkshire, NY (Zone 5a) wrote:

Love this sedge! It has a lovely graceful form, looks great all year, with just a bit of fading in the winter and needing light trimming in the spring to get rid of some tatters. Through the summer it just looks better one day after the next. Always nice to find something to offset my hostas in the shade beds.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Middletown, California
San Francisco, California
San Leandro, California
Atlanta, Georgia
Gainesville, Georgia
Marietta, Georgia
Cherry Valley, Illinois
Chicago, Illinois
White Oak, Maryland
Chicopee, Massachusetts
Marlborough, Massachusetts
Norton, Massachusetts
Winchester, Massachusetts
Batesville, Mississippi
O'fallon, Missouri
Berkshire, New York
Brices Creek, North Carolina
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Elizabeth City, North Carolina
Glen Raven, North Carolina
Raleigh, North Carolina
Weaverville, North Carolina
Chesterland, Ohio
Portland, Oregon
Brittany Farms-highlands, Pennsylvania
Elgin, South Carolina
Dallas, Texas
Leesburg, Virginia
Mc Lean, Virginia
Port Angeles, Washington
Vancouver, Washington



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