Carex 'Bowles Golden'
- Dazzling Gold Foliage,
- Loves Moist Soil,
- Taller Variety
(Sedge) Carex ‘Bowles Golden’ really stands out in the garden, with its dazzling bright gold foliage and narrow green margins. The attractive arching habit and luminous foliage color makes ‘Bowles Golden’ a great companion plant for Heucheras or Hostas in contrasting colors. ‘Bowles Golden’ grows 2 to 3 feet tall and wide, prefers a half day of direct sunlight, and is deer resistant. Hardy for zones 5 to 8. Use as a border, edging, container planting, or as a focal point in your landscape. This variety thrives in consistently moist, rich soil, and can also be grown in shallow water at the edge of a garden pond.
Common Name: Sedge
Plant Type: Perennial
Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8What is my zone?
Max Spread: 2 – 3 Feet
Exposure: Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Critter Resistance: Deer
Soil Moisture Needs: Moist, Wet
Design Use: Border, Ground Cover, Massing, Specimen, Waters Edge or Bog
Season of Interest (Foliage): Spring, Summer, Fall