EverColor® ‘Everlite’ Carex

Carex oshimensis ‘Everlite’ PPAF Home » The Collection » EverColor® ‘Everlite’ ‘Everlite’ has distinctive cream-colored foliage with dark green edges. It is the most compact variety within the Carex Evercolor® series and is superb for small pots, plant borders, mixed containers, and edges. Everlite will make your garden look fresh and colourful all year round!
EverColor® ‘Everlite’ Carex
Carex EverColor® 'Everlite' Closeup Carex EverColor® 'Everlite' Container
Feature Bright, colorful foliage, year-round
USDA Zones 5-9
Sunset Zones 3-9, 14-24
Special Features Clumping Habit, Compact habit, Deer Resistant, Disease / Pest Resistance, Dwarf Habit, Easy Care, Water-wise, Year-Round Interest
Landscape Use Accent, Border, Container, Groundcover, Mass planting
Exposure Part sun to shade
Flowering Season None
Dimensions 10" H x 8" W
Growth Rate Moderate
Plant Type Evergreen
Water Needs Medium Water Once Established
Soil Well-drained garden soil
Fertilizer Fertilize yearly in spring
Pruning None needed

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in part sun to shade
  • dig hole 2X the width of pot
  • backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
  • water and add more soil if needed
  • mulch plants

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