Zone Map 5-10

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  • Thrives in wet areas
  • Shade Tolerant
  • Bioswales/Vegetated swales


  • Growth rate: medium
  • Grow in 1 or 2 gallon containers (can be grown in larger sizes, but will take a while to fill out)
  • Grow in moist soil
  • Water needs: keep evenly moist; avoid letting plants dry out
  • Fertilizing: use a slow release, slow-medium rate fertilizer
  • Possible pests: leaf spot, sometimes scale
  • Overwintering: cold frame with clear poly preferred; can be kept outside, but cold damage may occur on foliage.
  • This plant is evergreen; cut back foliage as needed

*Note: please adapt these suggestions as needed to accommodate your local conditions.


  • Attractive green and white variegation
  • Good for moist, wet and boggy areas
  • Very attractive addition to the edges of ponds and water features
  • Does very well in urns combined with other water-loving plants such as Juncus
  • Gives a natural, tranquil look and feel to the landscape

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