Carex 'Silver Sceptre', adds illuminating color to the shade garden. A low growing groundcover for mass plantings, mixing within the front of the border, and can be used as filler in container plantings. A slow spreader that is easily contained and plays well with others.
Mature Plant Size: 12" Tall, 14"-18" Spread
Bloom Time: Late Summer-Autumn (inconspicuous to the foliage)
Light Exposure: Partial Shade - Full Shade
Soil Type/pH: Well-drained/6.0-7.0
Hardiness Zones: 5-9
Container Size: 2.5" square x 5.5" deep
Fertilizer: Incorporate compost before planting and normally they are fine for years. Apply an all purpose granular (preferably organic) in poor soils.