|The cultivar, 'Bowle S. Golden are colorful, clumping semi-evergreen sedge with green-rimmed, bright yellow leaves. Excellent in soggy soil or near ponds. Prefers constantly moist soil. Partial shade produces best growth and foliage color. After first frost, cut foliage to the ground. C. elata, The Sedge family is quite large, including more than 1,500 species, both evergreen and deciduous. These can be found from the coldest climates and high altitudes all the way to the tropics. All sedge are essentially grasslike in appearance and range in size from extremely small tufts of two inches in height up to large clumps of six or more feet in height and half that in spread. Sedge are nearly always grown for the appearance of foliage as the flower spikes and while attractive, are often quite inconspicuous.