Also known as Japanese sedge 'Evergold', Carex oshimensis 'Evergold' is most noted for its variegated foliage. A small, evergreen, ornamental grass, it forms low hummocks of striking dark green leaves with a contrasting central strip of creamy yellow. In mid to late spring it produces brown flowerspikes on long stems. It looks particularly effective planted with other ornamental grasses that have contrasting foliage or planted under trees.
It is suited to coastal planting as it is salt tolerant. It prefers a sunny situation and moist well drained soil and benefits from being protected from fierce winter winds. It is quick to grow yet low growing so it soon reaches its maximum height and then becomes very low maintenance, requiring little by way of pruning.
We recommend trimming your Carex oshimensis 'Evergold' Grass back at the end of summer or early autumn in order to remove any dead leaves, but otherwise it is very low maintenance like our other grasses.
is available on all orders providing they meet the minimum spend criteria for the size of box or pallet. Pallet deliveries and large box deliveries for tall plants are indicated by icons on the product table listings. Delivery costs and minimum order details for each packaging type are as follows:
|Packaging Type||Standard Delivery Charge||Minimum Order Values (incl VAT) for FREE Delivery|
|Small Box (Bare Roots up to 1.2m)||£12 delivery charge (orders up to £100 incl VAT) ||Orders of £100 and over - FREE|
|Box (Pots up to and incl. 7.5L)||£12 delivery charge (orders up to £100 incl VAT) ||Orders of £100 and over - FREE|
|Large/Tall Box (Tall bare roots 1.2m +)||£18 delivery charge (orders up to £120 incl VAT)||Orders of £120 and over - FREE|
|Pallet (Root balls, large pots, trees etc)||£60 delivery charge (orders up to £240 incl VAT)||Orders of £240 and over - FREE|
There are some exceptions to the standard delivery pricing structure, which relate to deliveries to more remote areas, overseas, or extremely tall plants requiring specialist delivery - for more information see the Delivery Information Page. (Please note that due to new Brexit rules, we are currently unable to export to both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.)IDelivery Time
- Please note that due to high demand, current delivery is 14-28 days! (Some trees can be 10-14 days delivery as standard - see product pages for info.)It's Convenient
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