This is a beautiful and wonderfully useful plant. I bought three of them a number of years ago and planted them in dry shade; they survived, but never got any bigger. Then I went to a botanical garden, where they had carex growing at the edge of a pond. I relocated the plants to a boggy spot in my yard and they grew like gangbusters. From that original three I now have upwards of 20 plants. They provide a bright spot in the shade and require very little care.
I have this plant in a moist area that gets 4:5 hrs of morning sun. Plant looks marvellour. Bright golden colour. One foot high after 3 years. Transplants easily.
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