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Genus of 23 species of evergreen, coarse, erect, tufted perennial grasses related to pampas grass.

They are found mostly in alpine and subalpine grassland in New Zealand.

  • Evergreen
  • Ornamental grasses
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - related to pampas grass ( Cortaderia). Grown for elegant shape, colourful foliage and attractive plumes. Excellent for dried flower arrangements if cut before fully mature.
  • Pests & Diseases - trouble free.
  • Place of origin - New Zealand.
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - protect crowns from excessive winter wet.

Buy Varieties of CHIONOCHLOA



Commonly known as: Red tussock grass.
Tufted perennial grass with red-brown tinted leaves
individually £12.50 each , 3+ £11.00 each 
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