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Carex siderosticha 'Banana Boat'

Banana Boat Sedge

Rhizomatous broad-leaved sedge native to woodland mountain areas in Japan, China and Korea. Unusually broad leaf width (blades are sometimes described as bamboo-like or hosta-like). Grassy leaves (to 1.25� wide) are banana yellow with green margins and green striping. Insignificant brownish flower spikes appear on triangular stems in late spring.
Height: 12-18 in
Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Green
Bloom Time: May
Hardiness Zone: 5 TO 9
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Plant Characteristics


Attributes
• Rain Garden Shade
Critter Resistance
• Deer Resistant
Plant Habit
• Spreading
Light Conditions
• Shade to Part Sun
Native Plant Community
• Woodland
Flower Color
• Green
Flower Height
• 12" to 18"
Flower Type
• Insignificant
Foliage Color
• Variegated
Leaf Texture
• Medium
Prune Time
• Jan/Feb/March
Flower Size
• 1/4" or Less
Growth Rate
• Average
Origin
• Hybrid