Bowles Golden Sedge

General Information

Bowles Golden Sedge is an ornamental grass.  It is smaller in size, with a nice arching form.  The plant forms as a dense clump of foliage, with a great deal of ornamental value.  The grass can grow well near damp areas or in a variety of other landscaping areas.  The foliage will emerge a very attractive bright yellow in the spring.  It transitions to a yellow center and green edges for the rest of the growing season.  In the fall in tends to take on more yellow tones. 

Additional Information

Carex elata ‘Aurea’  grows to a height of 18 to 30 inches, with a similar spread.  It is recommended for USDA climate zones 5 to 9.  Bowles Golden Sedge does best in partial shade conditions.  It does well with moderate amounts of moisture.  It is not know to have any disease or insect issues. 

Shipping Notes

NOT AVAILABLE FOR SALE IN THESE US STATES AND TERRITORIES: AK, HI, GM, PR, VI.  Due to Department of Agriculture regulations, we cannot send plants to California. Our products will ship with USPS, FedEx or UPS.  They should take 2 to 3 days to reach most areas that we ship to.  All of our plants will be shipped out within 7 to 10 business days, with certain exceptions.

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Mature Width 18 to 30 Inches
Mature Height 18 to 30 Inches
Light Part Shade
Planting Zone 5 to 9

Planting Zone Map

US Planting Zones


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