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STIPA gigantea

Commonly known as Giant feather grass, Golden oats

Evergreen perennial growing up to 8 feet in height with attractive golden spikelets of seeds
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Or semi-evergreen. Linear, inrolled, mid-green leaves to 70cm (28in) long in lax clumps
  • Height
    2.5m (8ft)
  • Spread
    1.2m (4ft)
  • Ornamental grasses
    Densely tufted perennial. Bristled, silvery, purplish-green spikelets, turning gold when ripe, are carried in long-stemmed, oat-like panicles to 50cm (20in) long.
  • Very hardy
    Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun

STIPA gigantea

 
Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
individually £14.00 each , 3+ £12.00 each 
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2022

 

  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    None
    Place of origin
    Spain, Portugal.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
    Summer
    Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil
    Moderately fertile.
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2.5m (8ft)
Ornamental Grass - guide for size not form Average Person
  1.2m (4ft)
 

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