Synonym: Achnatherum pekinense, Achnatherum extremiorientale, Stipa sibirica, Stipa pekinense, Stipa effusa!
Eastern feathergrass is native to Japan, China and Korea and forms a clump of graceful leaves with aerial inflorescences 1.50 m high appearing from June to September.
Grow in the sun or light shade in good garden soil.
Our advice: combine Stipa extremorientalis in a shady bed with other tall-stemmed varieties, such as: Digitalis pupurea, Veronicastrum, Vernonia or plant en masse in an understory setting.
- 0,5L pot
- Hardiness zones : zone 7-10
- Height: 130 to 150cm
- Plant spacing: 70 cm
- Flower colour: white
- Flowering period: autumn flowers
Pros: a majestic plant, Cons: nothing.£3.29