Carex muskingumensis 'Oehme' is an ornamental graminaceous marsh. Forms dense clumps of light green leaves variegated with white. Loves a constantly moist soil or covered by a few cm of water in the edges of the pond or along ditches and streams.
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|Planting depth from the surface of the water:||from 0 to 10 cm|
|Spacing:||5 plants per square meter.|
|Type of soil:||Waterlogged|
|Sun Exposure:||Partial shade to shade|
|Bloom Time:||April - May|
|Hardiness:||USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 °C (-20 °F)|
|Ease of Growth:||Medium|
The Carex muskingumensis 'Oehme' is a perennial marsh graminacea, forming dense clumps of bright light green leaves, variegated white, are only 0.5 mm wide and as high as 60 cm. In late spring it produces small brown ears. It should be planted in a constantly moist soil or covered by some cm of water on the pond edges or even along the ditches and streams, like a shade or partial shade location and land PH neutral or slightly acid. This marsh plant can stand the cold and can withstand up to -25 ° C.
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