Grass, Ice Dance Japanese Sedge



Description: A spectacular, white and green variegated ornamental grass. Beautiful as an accent plant in the shaded perennial garden or as a ground cover. An attractive long shiny green foliage trimmed in white will contrast to bold-textured shade plants.

Common Name: Ice Dance Japanese Sedge Grass

Scientific Name: Carex morrowii 'Ice Dance'

Type: Perennial, Ornamental Grass

Exposure: Full - Partial Sun

Size: 1-2' height, 1-2' spread

Foliage Color: Variegated

Landscape Use: Annual Flower Bed, Containers, Planters, Foundation, Garden Pond, Groundcover,Hanging Baskets, Landscape Beds, Mass Planting,Outdoor Living Areas, Perennial Garden, Small Groups,Woodland Border

Soil: Well-Drained, Moist

Zone: 5 - 9

Growth Rate: Slow

Companion Plants: Coral Bells, Ferns, Ajuga, Euonymus, Hostas

Maintenance: Prune back in the Spring 


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