Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens

Carex siderosticha Banana Boat (Creeping Broadleaf Sedge)

Bright yellow variegated broad leaves sport a green margin and produce brown spikes of insignificant flowers. Slow growth rate.

Blooms late spring
0.5-1 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft wide
HARDY to -20­°F (-28.9°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant


Zone Zone 5
Exposure Partial to Full Shade
Moisture Moderate to Full Moisture