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Carex o. Gold Strike 02-17-13Today’s special is our Oshima Sedge. These are growing in one inch plug cells and available for $3.36 each!

Easily grown in medium to wet soils in part shade. Foliage color is richer in part shade than in sun. Plants tend to languish in full shade. Thrives in moist soils, but established plants also do well in average garden soils. Soils must not be allowed to dry out however. Plants generally dislike hot and humid summers. Cut foliage to the ground and remove in late winter. Plants spread slowly by short rhizomes. May be propagated by dividing rhizome.

‘Gold Strike’ is a sedge cultivar that is ornamentally grown in part shade areas for its arching, variegated foliage. It typically grows in a grass-like clump to 10-18″ tall. Narrow leaves (typically 10-15″ long by 1/4″ wide) are creamy gold in the center with thin green edges. Insignificant brownish flower spikes appear on triangular stems in spring. This sedge is evergreen in the deep South, maintaining good foliage in both summer and winter. Zones 5 to 9.

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