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Grass (Zebra grass: Miscanthus sinensis 'Zebrinus')

Genus: Miscanthus.

Species: Miscanthus sinensis.

12 June 2010, GBP 4.99 Cherrylane Garden Centre. A tall and graceful architectural plant. This variagated form has strong, broad foliage splashed horizontally with bold yellow bars. It grows into eye-catching clumps topped with wonderful feathery plumes in summer which last right through to spring, providing interest and movement in winter. Likes moist, sunny position with deep, rich compost. Can be used to feature in patio pots and will not need winter protection. Cut off old growth in spring when new shoots start to appea. height: 120cm to 180cm. Full sun, Keep moist, Over winter: no protection.

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