Carex phyllocephala 'Sparkler'
Water regularly to maintain wet or evenly moist soil - weekly or more.
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|Botanical Pronunciation||KAH-reks fil-oh-SEF-uh-luh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing to 12 to 18 in. tall, spreads to 12 to 18 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.|
|Landscape Use||Green Roof, Very Wet Areas, Water Garden|
|Light Needs||Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Tolerates Wet Soils|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly to maintain wet or evenly moist soil - weekly or more.|
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7 - 10