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MILIUM effusum 'Aureum'

Commonly known as Bowles's golden grass, Golden wood millet

An ideal ornamental grass for a dark corner. Everything about this plant is bright yellow
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  • Evergreen - strap-shaped to linear leaves to 30cm (12in) long, rich golden yellow in spring. Tiny golden spikelets in delicate panicles to 30cm (12in) long.
  • Height - to 60cm (24in)
  • Spread - 30cm (12in)
  • Ornamental grasses - slowly spreading, loosely tussock- forming, perennial grass.
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Partial shade - will tolerate sun if soil is really moist.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - will come true from seed. Easily managed.
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - Europe, Asia, eastern North America.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Leaf colour (if not green) - Gold
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus- rich.
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to 60cm (24in)
Ornamental Grass - guide for size not form Watering Can
  30cm (12in)
 

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