Carex oshimensis 'Everest'

Everest Weeping Sedge

Evergreen Grass / Grass-Like, Groundcover, Perennial

The white variegation of Carex oshimensis 'Everest' is clean and bright. This evergreen grass can be used in a variety of ways; it looks great massed as a ground cover, as a foliage accent in mixed beds or use it in a container ensemble.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Exposure: Part Sun, Part Shade, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade

Water Needs: Average


Size: 6 - 12 tall x 12 - 18 wide
Shape / Form: Rounded
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Attractive Foliage, Low Maintenance, Winter Interest

Foliage Color: Silver / Gray, Variegated

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Beds and Borders, Container, Groundcover, Mixed Border, Small Gardens
Special Situations: Deer Resistant
Wildlife: Deer Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Year-round Interest, Three Seasons of Interest
Plant Behavior: Clumping
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: medium

Plant Combos