Ice Dance Japanese Sedge
Carex morrowii 'Ice Dance'
|Description||A lush mound of slender, bright green leaves with strong creamy white margins that will brighten woodland gardens, water gardens and shady borders. Spreads gently by underground stems (rhizomes) to create a dense mat of foliage. An easy growing, non-invasive groundcover. Semi-evergreen.|
|Light||Filtered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Watering||Keep soil consistently moist.|
|Blooms||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.|
|Mature Size||Reaches 1 ft. tall, spreading slowly by rhizomes to form a carpet.|
|Special Features||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Ground Cover, Edging|
|Design Ideas||An exceptional choice for Asian inspired gardens and to cover ground in native and wild gardens.|
|Companion Plants||Clethra (Clethra); Foam Flower (Tiarella); Iris (Iris); Cardinal Flower (Lobelia); Sweetspire (Itea); Turtlehead (Chelone)|
|Care||Thrives in enriched, loamy, moist, well-drained soils. Tolerates sun in cool coastal settings; site in part sun or dappled shade elsewhere. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system; once established, maintain evenly moist soil. For a tidy appearance, remove faded foliage before new leaves emerge.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9
Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone: 8
Good to grow!
Your plant(s) will ship to the garden center you choose as soon as they meet our quality standards and the garden center schedules a shipment. This can be as little as 21 days, but may take longer depending on the plant growth and your garden center's scheduled shipments.
This plant may be available in these stores:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
Lowe's 3341 Lexington Road
Athens, Georgia 30605
Lowe's 1851 Epps Bridge Rd.
Athens, Georgia 30606
Cofer's Home & Garden Inc. 1145 Mitchell Bridge Road
Athens, Georgia 30606
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in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.
We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.