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Grass (Festuca glauca 'Golden Toupee')

Genus: Festuca.

Species: Festuca glauca.

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14 Sep. 2010. Cherry Lane Garden Centre. GBP 1.99

Ideal for rockeries & borders
New golden densely tufted grass ideal planted as informal groups in borders or rock gardens. A neat and very attractive evergreen perennial with very narrow leaves. Plant in bold irregular shaded groups.

Suitable for: sun or light shade, preferabley in a moist acid soil.

Height & spread (approx): 30cm x 25cm

Planting: Soak the root-ball before planting. Plant in a hole twice the diameter of the pot. Mix an organic soil improver and general fertiliser with the infill soil. Water regularly until established.

Care: Fully hardy. Split clumps and replant every 2-3 years. Trim back after flowering and again in Spring to encourage fresh growth.

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