Carex EverColor® Eversheen
Wonderfully distinctive lime yellow striped foliage forms a show stopping focal point for your garden.
Month Available: March
Evergreen / Deciduous: Evergreen
Flower Colour: Green
Suitable For Wildlife: None
Soil Type: Moist, well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Spring
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Foliage Interest
Height / Spread: 40cm x 40cm (15in x 15in)
Aim for a mix of varieties with texture and form, and I always plant them with flowering perennials for a more effective mixed look
Where to Plant: Borders or pots
Pests and Diseases: Generally free.
Plant Care: Comb through to remove any dead foliage
Care and Time: Low - spring
Carex Everlime is excellent for mass planting in open situations.
Benefits: Low maintenance & ideal for ground cover
History: Launched by Fitzgerald Nurseries in Ireland. The concept was to produce a range of colourful cold hardy Carex. This has resulted in many new varieties coming to market since 1989.