Variegated Japanese Sedge - Carex morrowii 'Ice Dance'

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This evergreen grass forms a low, tufted mound of deep green leaves with a wide white margin. Insignificant brownish flowers spikes appear in late spring. Ideal Ground Cover, massed, underplanting for trees or with other perennials in the shade border.

Water Needs: 
High
Foliage Color: 
Multi-Coloured
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Mass Planting
Specimen
Garden Styles: 
Edible
Modern
Traditional
Zen
Light Needs: 
Partial Sun/Shade
Plant Types: 
Height: 
0-12"
Spread: 
12-24"
Flower Colors: 
Brown
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Summer
Special Features: 
Deer Resistant
Fall Colour
Stem Colour
Winter Interest
Growth Habits: 
Compact
Ground Cover
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 5
Average: 2.3 (3 votes)

Adaptable to a wide range of soils but is drought tolerant once established. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer before new growth begins. Cut foliage to the ground before new growth begins. 

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