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ARUNDO donax var. versicolor



Commonly known as: Giant reed, Indian grass.


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

individually £15.00 each, 3+ £12.00 each
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2 or 3 Litre
Delivery Information
Available Early Spring 2018 - Should be available February/March onwards depending on growing conditions.

Mature Size

1.8m (6ft), more in mild climates. Ornamental Grass Average Person
  60cm (24in)
 

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  • Pests & Diseases - none.
  • Place of Origin - southern Europe.
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Height - 1.8m (6ft), more in mild climates.
  • Spread - 60cm (24in)
  • 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.
  • Full Sun - protect from strong winds.
  • No Preference - thrives in moist conditions.
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