Gold Grass Loves WaterBowles Golden Sedge Grass, Carex elata ‘Bowles Golden’, has dazzling bright gold foliage with narrow green margins that make Carex ‘Bowles Golden’ really stand out in the garden.The attractive arching habit and its bright foliage color make a great companion plant for Heucheras.This variety thrives in consistently moist soils, and it can also be grown in shallow water at the edge of a garden pond. The more sun, the more color you get in the foliage!It is an excellent choice as a highlight plant for a shade or water garden. Since Carex Bowles Golden is a moisture loving grass, and will grow in shallow water, it looks great around a pond with blue hostas.In northern climates, it should be kept from winter winds and provided with some protection such as snow or straw. If plants look tattered in early spring, cut them back to the ground. The new foliage will quickly fill back in.Add color to your landscape!* Golden Leaves* Loves Water* Sun Brings More Color.
Lime-striped foliage all year! Do you want to add year-round motion and energy to your garden this year? Nothing does that as well as grasses and sedges. They are super easy to care for, they fit into just about any garden style and there are so many colors and forms to choose from. One of the very best is Evercolor® Everlime Carex (Carex oshimensis ‘Everlime’). Once you try it you will agree that it is such a great and adaptable plant. It stands out from other carex with eye-catching spring-green blades with a lime-green edge. It makes a magnificent ground cover or try it in your favorite container. It will bring light and texture to any garden combo. Everlime can also stabilize and beautify that hard-to-maintain slope, if you need it to. If you want easy to grow and low-maintenance, then you can’t beat Everlime. It forms a neat and easily controlled mound that looks fantastic in a row along the edge of a planter or in masses, filling in large beds under trees. Evercolor® Everlime keeps its shape and color all year, being cold hardy up to zone 5. It works equally well in sun or shade and is drought and deer resistant once it is established. Whether your garden is rustic or formal, Evercolor® Everlime will brighten it up all year. Order yours today! * Cold-hardy to zone 5* Distinctive lime-striped foliage* Super-easy care* Deer resistant.
Ornamental Grass with Silver-Edged FoliageSilver Sedge is an ornamental grass with exquisite silver-edged foliage. Plant a few of these along a water garden, or in a shady spot in your rock garden. They also look lovely as filler plants or groundcover.Silver Sedge’s most obvious outstanding feature is its variegated foliage. Dark green with a silvery-white border on each edge, each grass-like leaf creates an eye-catching effect amid the plain greens of other summer foliage. Your Silver Sedge is a beautiful perennial grass. It presents an elegant form as it arches up from the crown to cascade gracefully back down. The clumping habit and dense growth makes for a compact plant, and the foliage lends it a rich, vibrant appeal. Silver Sedge is dense right down to the ground, so you won’t have to weed too close to it. This plant is urban tolerant too and quite hardy. Silver Sedge prefers a bit of shade, so keep that in mind when choosing a location for it, but don’t worry about deer as they won’t bother it. Silver Sedge is a low maintenance plant that’s strong and hardy. It will brighten up your yard without a lot of work from you, and serve its function well for years to come.*Ornamental foliage*Hardy.
For discerning landscapes! Orange New Zealand Sedge (Carex testacea) isn’t a mainstream garden plant yet. But discerning designers have been using this subtle (and not so subtle, at the same time) beauty in designs for a while now. Unless you use a designer for your own yard, though, you may not have heard of this little gem, or been sold on her finer points.We say this because it is sometimes hard to sell gardeners on bronze-colored grass. To the untrained eye bronze color makes a grass look dormant. Look a little closer.Orange New Zealand Sedge forms a magnificently elegant arching mound of bronze-green finely textured leaves that looks fantastic when planted in groups of threes and fives or when used as the centerpiece of a large container. It spills over the edges of pots and walls like liquid gold.Then in the fall when the weather gets chilly, it turns an electric orange that sends shockwaves through the garden. Sedge loves the wet spots. Use it beside fountains or ponds, in low wetlands, in that trouble spot that never seems to totally dry out in your yard. Make a rain garden or a drainage ditch sing with motion and color. It thrives in sun or shade, so plant it where you need it. You don’t need a discerning designer eye to have a garden that looks like you do. Order your Orange New Zealand Sedge from us today and make them wonder.* Very hardy grass* Urban gardens* Tolerates wet soil and part shade* Adaptable* Great fall color* Container perfect* Rain gardens and wetlands.
Wake up your garden with a fresh coffee color! We have a hot new garden color to introduce to you this year. It’s going to be all the rage. It combines well with all other colors and works equally as a great neutral or as a stand-out showpiece. That new color?Brown.Don’t worry. We haven’t gone crazy. This isn’t an “Oh-my-plant-is-dead” brown. This is an iridescent “I’ll-have-a-little-cream-with-that-coffee” brown. The kind that interior decorators put with Tiffany jewelry-box blue or English hunter green or Chinese lacquer red. In other words – it’s beautiful.And it comes on a beautiful and tough-as-nails plant. Toffee Twist Sedge (Carex Flagellifora ‘Toffee Twist’) is a graceful, grass-like plant that gives structure to mixed plantings and wildness to formal borders. It grows 2’ tall and about 18 inches wide so it is great in the front of the border or massed in a bed. The best bronzy-brown color is in full sun, but it can take a little shade too.Try it as the ‘thriller’ in a container on your deck or patio. You won’t believe the compliments you’ll get if you pair it with blue flowers and chartreuse-leaved shrubs in a garden bed for a very of-the-moment look.We’re sure that Toffee Twist will shake up your landscape. Take a risk! We know that you won’t be disappointed, but don’t take our word for it! Order yours today!* Great coffee color * Add motion to the landscape* Great container plant * Easy care.
Easy to Grow – Thrives in ShadeThe Ornamental Grass ‘Ice Dance’, Carex morrowii ‘Ice Dance’, also known as Sedge, is a great addition to a shaded perennial garden. This easily grown Sedge prefers wet soil and is low maintance, but does need regular waterings. ‘Ice Dance’ has a plant height and spread of 12-15″. With grass-like green leaves, the centers are pure white with triangular stems, as compared to rounded grass stems. Try planting this Sedge in woodland gardens, as a border plant or combined with Heuchera and Ferns. It has no significant insect or disease problems.* Drought tolerant* Disease & insect resistant* Easy to grow .
Moisture Loving, Green and Cream Ornamental GrassThe Grass ‘Evergold Sedge’, Carex hachijoensis ‘Evergold’ is a semi-evergreen sedge with lovely green and creamy yellow, variegated leaves. This compact variety matures into a mounded shape. Evergold Sedge is a Japanese grass that tops out at 12 inches high, and spreads up to 2 feet. The cascading clump of evergreen leathery leaves, are perfect for boarder plantings. The sunny cream-colored striped leaves are sure to draw eyes to your landscape!’Evergolds’ will tolerate dry conditions, but prefers sites with moist, rich soil. This sedge is perfect for areas in partial shade. A choice plant for edging or in the rock garden. It is a great container plant as well as a good ground cover.*Green Leaves with Cream Stripe*Compact Mound of Foliage*Loves Moist Soil.