Carex trifida 'Rekohu Sunrise'

Carex trifida 'Rekohu Sunrise'

Description: A variagated evergreen form of Carex from the Chatham Islands. A stout growth habit with upright arching mid green foliage with a striking gold margin and ridged brown flower spikes in the summer. The foliage develops a glaucous underside with age.  Create a great planting combination and plant with Hosta.

Climate / Position: Prefers a semi-shaded position. Hardy down to -10C.

Height / Spread: Height 60cm.  Spread 60cm

Soil Requirements: Prefers a moist soil.

Pruning: None required.

Special Requirements: None required.

Additional Interest: 'Rekohu' is the native name for the Chatham Islands pronounced re-ko-hoo. A bold handsome plant ideal for mass planting and pots and containers.