Everest Japanese Sedge

Compact shade-loving grass


Botanical Name: Carex oshimensis Everest™ PP20955

Habit: Clumping

Height: 9-12"

Spread: 12-18"

Hardiness Zone: 6-8

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Type
Grass

Foliage
Green, White

Light
Mix of Sun & Shade

Description

Fountains of narrow leaves with wide, pure-white leaf margins spill over to form compact clumps. A shade-loving grass, ‘Everest’ is lovely lining a path, or when used as an architectural element in containers or window boxes. It's also excellent as a rock garden plant or when planted in mass.


Plant Characteristics

Performance

  • Great Garden Performance
  • Reliable Consumer Success
  • Easy to Grow
  • Low Maintenance
  • Multi-Season Interest
  • Improvement Over Existing Selections
  • Long Blooming

Special Features

  • Cool & Unique
  • Disease Resistant
  • Pest / Insect Resistant
  • Heat Tolerant
  • Cold Tolerant
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Fragrant Blooms
  • Cut / Dried Flowers
  • Cut Foilage/Stems

Functionality

  • Small, Urban Yards
  • Kid & Pet Friendly
  • Great in Containers
  • Edible Garden
  • Privacy Screening
  • Erosion Control
  • Wet Areas
  • Climbing

Wildlife & Environment

  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies / Hummingbirds
  • Deer Resistant
  • Non-Invasive
  • Low Water Usage / Drought Tolerant
  • Nativar

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Zipcode 29201
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