EverColor® ‘Everest’ Carex

Carex oshimensis ‘Carfit01’ PP20955

Carex oshimensis Everest is a superb ground cover and container plant with distinctive white striped foliage. It is easy to grow, low maintenance and forms a neat easily controlled mound. Everest is a great cold hardy accent plant for all year round arrangements.

Bloom/Feature

Bright, colorful foliage, year round

Plant Type

Groundcovers / GrassesNew Introductions

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

USDA Zones

5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Zone Detail

-20°F to -10°F

Key Features

Clumping Habit, Compact Habit, Winter / Fall Foliage Color, Year-Round Interest

Use

Border, Container, Edging, Groundcover, Mass Planting, Slope

Exposure

Part sun to shade

Water

Medium

Soil Type

Well-drained garden soil

Fertilizer

Yearly in spring

Dimensions

18" H x 18" W

Pruning

None needed

Planting Instructions

water before planting

plant in full sun to part shade

dig hole 2X the width of pot

backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level water and add more soil if needed

mulch plants