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ARUNDO donax var. versicolor

Additional Plant Details

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    Pests & Diseases - none.

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    Place of Origin - southern Europe.

Delivery Information

Now is our busy period - orders are being packed 6 days a week, however please remember it may be 14 days before you RECEIVE your plants.

Due to the high volume of Export orders, these are taking up to 10 days to RESPOND to.

Orders can also be collected in person from our Nurseries, or some of our shows - just tell us during the checkout process.

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ARUNDO donax var. versicolor

Giant reed

(syn variegata) - half hardy perennial grass with bamboo-like foliage which makes an attractive backdrop to a border or in the cool greenhouse

Hardiness Rating

Hardy - cold Winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/nothern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)

Mature Dimensions
overall height and width of plant once mature

Height - in metres - 1.8m (6ft), more in mild climates.
Spread - in metres - 60cm (24in)

Plant Type

Evergreen - arching, broadly linear, white-striped leaves to 60cm (24in) long.
Ornamental Grasses - clump-forming, rhizomatous perennial with stout stems. Produces terminal panicles of light-green to purple spikelets to 60cm (24in) long.

Preferred Location

Full Sun
Full Sun - protect from strong winds.

Soil Conditions

No Preference - thrives in moist conditions.

Flowers In

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Buy ARUNDO donax var. versicolor

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