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Stipa tenuissima (stipa)

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£6.99 Pot size: 2 litre
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Product Description

Stipa tenuissima is one of the most graceful and delicate of all grasses. Feathery, fog-like plumes move with the slightest breath of air. Fluffy plumes of silver-green flowers, maturing to blonde-buff from July.


Additional Information

Plant type Grasses
Flower colour Green
Flowering season Summer
Special features Architectural, Attractive to wildlife, Drought tolerant, Ground cover, Low maintenance
Position Sun
Size Small
Eventual height 40cm
Eventual spread 45cm
Pot size 2 litre
Hardiness Hardy
Suggested uses Beds and borders, Gravel garden, Cottage style garden, Contemporary style garden
Foliage Deciduous
Vigour Medium growing
Award of Garden Merit No
Care instructions Grow in moist but well-drained soil. Cut down to the ground in early spring before the new foliage appear.