'Hard fern'from £6.50
AGM. A nice compact sedge with evergreen, dark green foliage with a broad creamy yellow stripe down the middle of each leaf. Inconspicuous brown flowers are borne in summer. Jun-Aug. H20cm S20cm.
Best grown in a moist, leafy soil in sun or part shade. Try growing it with some of the smaller hostas, Blechnum spicant and Helleborous foetidus.
Macplants are central/southern Scotland's largest growers of herbaceous perennials, alpines, ferns and ornamental grasses. We have our plant centre open to the public in East Lothian, close to Edinburgh and we also supply a diverse range of trade clients both in the landscape and garden centre sectors.
We grow a large range of plants including many interesting and unusual varieties not usually seen for sale. Amongst the many plants we grow are our highly praised autumn Gentians bred here by Dr Ian McNaughton and probably the largest range of Meconopsis cultivars found anywhere.