The superlative sedge, Carex Evercolor 'Everillo' emerges lime green, then turns to golden yellow and is evergreen all winter.
'Everillo' is a fantastic recent intro with evergreen blades emerging lime green, then turning golden yellow. Use in the border or in containers for dramatic textural and colour contrast. Bred by Fitzgerald Nurseries who works with mutations of Carex 'Evergold'. Useful in the border, near a water feature, in mass plantings, and in containers! Though recommended for average to moist sites this species is tolerant of dry shade.
Common Name: Weeping Sedge
Family: Cyperaceae (The Sedge Family)
Zone Hardiness: 5-9
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade
Primary Bloom Colour: Brown
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Spring
Soil Moisture: Average, Moist, Dry
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Dry woods and rocky hillsides.
Award: GPP, AGM
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan
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