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Carex elata 'Aurea'

Carex elata 'Aurea'
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Common Name: Bowles` Golden Sedge

Plant Family: Cyperaceae

Season of Interest:  Summer to Autumn
Position/ Situation:  Bog Gardens
Sun or Shade:  Sun to Part Shade
Flower Colour:  Black
Scented flowers or leaves:  No Scent
Leaf Colour:  Yellow
Height:  low (up to 3 feet)
Evergreen:  No
Soil Type:  Heavy/Clay
Soil PH:  No preference
Award of Garden Merit:  Yes
Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Rabbit Resistant Plants
Resistance to Honey Fungus:  Resistant to Honey Fungus


Good for boggy soil or pond margin originally found growing in the Norfolk Broads by the Plantsman E. A. Bowles. Striking upright, narrow yellow leaves really catch the sun. Grow in sun to part shade. Spreading habit. Divide spring or autumn.


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