Joy Creek Nursery

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Carex elata 'Knight Shayes'
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Carex elata 'Knight Shayes' is the pure yellow leafed form of Carex elata 'Aurea.' We find it is more susceptible to burning in our bright dry summers, so keep it in a moist, part-shade setting where its luminescent yellow blades are an intense contrast to darker woodland greens and blues.

  2 ft. x 1.5 ft.

Shade, Part Shade     Zones 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

20300 NW Watson Road  Scappoose, OR 97056
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