Urban Jungle Nursery
Ringland Lane, Old Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk, NR85BG
London Road, Weston, Beccles, Suffolk, NR34 8TT


£7.99  Arundo formosana 'Golden Showers' - 2Ltr    

Arundo formosana 'Golden Showers' - 2Ltr
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Plant Details

Soil Type: Clay, Fertile/moist/well-drained
Soil PH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Scented?: No-scent
Seasonal Interest: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Multi-seasonal
Hardiness  Hardy - recommended for a sheltered south or west facing position. Protect in severe cold.
(Giant reed)
Family Poaceae
Originating from Southern Europe

A clumping reed forming a fountain of long, arching gold and green striped leaves on stiff stems. Its appearance in the growing season is very bamboo-like but the frosts will turn the foliage buff coloured in winter.
Grow in fertile, moist soil in sun/part shade. Mulch in winter. Cut back previous year's canes in March.

Eventual mature plant size :
Height 2m

Spread 1m
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