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Apr 14, 2018 9:37 AM CST
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Seen in a garden in Austria - what is it?


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Apr 14, 2018 9:44 AM CST
Name: Lin Vosbury
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)

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Maybe one of the variegated varieties of Carex? There are some with green centers, cream to white margins/edges and others with cream to white centers and green margins. Two from our database:

Japanese Grass Sedge (Carex morrowii 'Ice Dance')
Japanese Grass Sedge (Carex morrowii 'Variegata')
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Apr 14, 2018 12:51 PM CST
Name: Porkpal
Richmond, TX (Zone 9a)
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I agree it seems to be a Sedge, but I have no idea which. Lin's suggestions look good to me.
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Nov 14, 2019 1:49 PM CST

Help my grass is turning necrotic and I want to help it but don't know what species it is?!
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Nov 14, 2019 11:18 PM CST
Name: Sherry Austin
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Englisheccentric, I think your "grass" is an Iris relative: Sisyrinchium striatum. If you zoom in on my picture, you can see some black leaves at the base. I never thought of it as a houseplant, and it may not like that environment. Not enough light, and too much water would be my best guess..
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