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Imperata cylindrica RED BARON

Imperata cylindrica RED BARON


Mid-green leaveSs become blood-red spikes that fade to bright green at the base and become transluscent with age make this grass a spectacular addition to the perennial border. It takes a while to strut its stuff, but in late summer, it shines like a jewel. Imperata cylindrica is particularly effective planted with other grasses, or shown off in a container.

  • Pot Size

    Supplied in a 2 litre pot

  • Grows up to

    Height 40m, spread 30cm

  • Flowering Period

    June - August

  • Position

    Prefers full sun in moderately fertile well drained soil

  • Characteristics

    Perennial grass

  • Additional Information

    Cut down to the ground in early spring

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