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Pennisetum macrourum - 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.
(African feather grass)
Family Poacea
Originating from Southern Africa

A tufted, semi-evergreen grass with leaves up to 60cm long. In summer it produces an explosion of long, slender, cylindrical spikes of green flowers turning to rich purple brown in autumn. It gives extremely strong vertical presence to the garden.
Grow in moderately fertile, well-drained soil in sun. Will tolerate partial shade.

Eventual mature plant size :
Height 1.8m

Spread 1.2m
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