IMPERATA cylindrica 'Red Baron'

Commonly known as Blady grass, Cogon grass

A most unusual grass with maroon-red erect leaves. Forms a gently spreading clump
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
  • White
    Silver white
  • Height
    30-40cm (12-16in)
  • Spread
    25-30cm (10-12in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial
    Rhizomatous perennial grass
  • Ornamental grasses
    Forms loose clumps of flat, linear, mid-green leaves to 50cm (20in) long, which quickly turn red. Produces spikes of fluffy, silvery-white spikelets to 4.5cm (1¾in) long.
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter
    Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Full sun
    mulch in winter
  • Partial shade
    Dappled shade.

IMPERATA cylindrica 'Red Baron'

Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
individually £13.50 each , 3+ £11.00 each 

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