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Container: 12 cm pot
Flowering period: summer flowers
Hardiness zone: zone 9-10
Height: 70 to 100cm
Plant spacing: 90 cm
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.
|Cultivation and Propagation|
|Soil type:||hot dry areas, ordinary soil|
|Culture advice:||Planting soil composed: 1/3 coarse sand, 1/3 garden soil, 1/3 horticultural compost, Well-drained soil with coarse sand, Mulching the crown of the plant with a gravel|
|Special maintenance:||Remove faded leaves (comb)|
|Multiplication Tips:||Division in early spring|
|Garden value:||semi evergreen / evergreen|
|Garden style:||rock garden, seaside garden, cottage garden, prairie garden|
|Landscape interest:||rockery, gravel garden, mixed-border, pot and container|
|Position:||middle of the border|