Native to South America, Nassella trichotoma (serrated tussock) can be found naturalised in the South of France.
In the garden it grows and spreads like Stipa tenuifolia, but we think its tufts bear themselves better and live longer.
Height: 80 cm. Planting distance: 90 cm. Hardiness: - 5°C.
Grow in the sun in very permeable, well-drained, ordinary soil, which can be poor and dry. Grows particular well on gravel (gravel garden) Re-seeds itself. Grows well in containers.
- 0,7 litre pot
- Hardiness zones : zone 9-10
- Height: 70 to 100cm
- Plant spacing: 90 cm
- Flower colour: cream
- Flowering period: summer flowers