Monocotyledonous, perennial, rhizomathous herbal plants with oblong leaves and three-sided stems.
Latin name: Carex elata "Aurea"
They require humus-rich soils and full sun or part shade.
They are mainly cultivated for their shape and foliage.
Plant in arrangements, in rock gardens and flowerpots.
Propagated by division in early spring.
Grow in rich, moist soils.